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1 suspension bridge was found for search criteria: CVA . The one bridge from the search results appears below. Wherever you see a "Bridgemeister ID" number you can click it to isolate the bridge on its own page. If you don't see what you were looking for, try an image search with the same criteria: CVA. This will find the bridge if it is pictured on the site, but is not a catenary suspension bridge.
1872 Trinity Cemetery
New York, New York, USA (Broadway)
Bridgemeister ID:79
References:CVA
Principals:Calvert Vaux
Status:Removed
Main cables:Wire
Suspended spans:1
Notes
  • Connected Trinity Cemetery across Broadway. Demolished 1911. Appears to have been wide enough to handle vehicles.
  • Eric K. Washington contacted me in 2011 wondering if the Trinity Cemetery bridge was the first suspension bridge constructed in New York City. While it seems unlikely that New York City (even just Manhattan) did not have, at least, other minor suspension bridges constructed before 1872, I have never encountered mention of one.



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