Brooklyn Bridge

  • Knickerbocker Village, United States
  • USA, New York, Manhattan, Brooklyn Bridge 
    The oldest in New York, Brooklyn suspension bridge was built in 1883. It stretches over the East River and connects the two urban areas of Brooklyn and Manhattan.

    The decision to build the bridge was made by the city government in connection with the necessity of connection of the old with the new areas of Manhattan is growing all of New York.

    After much debate, was appointed architect John Roebling, who drafted a bridge. Construction lasted for more than 13 years. During this time there have been many tragic events, the architect died, his son was seriously injured. Building had to manage his wife, who passed on the orders of Washington Roebling workers.

    Brooklyn Bridge, 1825 meters in length, is divided into three bands. Two of which are designed for automobile traffic, and the third, which raises - pedestrian zone.
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