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Robert F. Kennedy Bridge

General Information

Other name(s): Triborough Bridge (East River Crossing)
Beginning of works: 26 October 1929
Completion: 11 July 1936
Status: in use

Project Type

Awards and Distinctions

1936 First Place  

Location

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Crosses:
  • East River
See also: Robert F. Kennedy Bridge Bronx Kill Span (1936)
Robert F. Kennedy Bridge Harlem River Lift Span (1936)
Coordinates: 40° 46' 47.49" N    73° 55' 35.97" W
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Technical Information

Dimensions

main span 420.9 m
length of side spans 214.8 m
clearance 41.1 m

Materials

superstructure steel
cables steel

Participants

Initial construction (1929-1936)
Design
Design consultants
Consulting engineers
Steel construction
Rehabilitation
Structural engineering
Engineering

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  • About this
    data sheet
  • Structure-ID
    20000533
  • Published on:
    21/11/1999
  • Last updated on:
    02/04/2021