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Rip van Winkle Bridge

General Information

Beginning of works: 1933
Completion: 2 July 1935
Status: in use

Project Type

Structure: main bridge:
Cantilever truss bridge
Through truss bridge
Function / usage: Road bridge
Material: Steel bridge

Location

Location: , , ,
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Crosses:
  • Hudson River
Coordinates: 42° 13' 24.64" N    73° 51' 2.97" W

Technical Information

Dimensions

main span 243.8 m
total length 1 536.5 m
clearance 44.2 m

Cost

cost of construction United States dollar 2 400 000

Materials

piers steel
truss steel

Chronology

2 July 1935

Opening.

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  • About this
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  • Structure-ID
    20001721
  • Date created
    12/08/2001
  • Last Update
    23/10/2017