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Throgs Neck Bridge

Throgs Neck Bridge

General Information

Structural Type: Suspension bridge
Function / usage: Motorway bridge / freeway bridge
Built: 1957 - 1961
Status: in use

Geographic Information & Related Structures

Location: Queens, New York, New York, USA, North America
The Bronx, New York, New York, USA, North America
Crosses
  • East River

Technical Information

Dimensions

main span 549 m
length of side spans 210.3 m
total length 887.55 m
clearance 41.1 m
number of lanes 6

Materials

cables steel
deck truss steel

Participants

Design
Contractor
Steel construction
Cables

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Internal Information
Structure-ID: 20000534
Created: 21/11/1999
Last Updated: 29/07/2014