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English: The Washington Bridge across the Harlem River connects West 181st Street at Amsterdam Avenue in Manhattan with University Avenue in the Bronx, and was the first major connection between the two boroughs. It was built in 1886-89 and was designed by Charles C. Schneider and Wilhelm Hindenbrand, with with modifcations to the design made by the Union Bridge Company, William J. McAlpine, Theodore Cooper and DeLemos & Cordes, with Edward H. Kendall as consulting architect. The bridge was reconstructed in 1989-93. (Sources: Guide to NYC Landmarks (4th ed.) and AIA Guide to NYC (5th ed.))
Washington Bridge 
bridge over the Harlem River in New York City between the boroughs of Manhattan and the Bronx
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Instance of deck arch bridge,
steel bridge,
road bridge
LocationManhattan, The Bronx, United States of America
Maintained by
Crosses
Heritage designation
  • New York City Landmark
  • place listed on the National Register of Historic Places (22 September 1983, Washington Bridge)
Height
  • 30 m
40° 50′ 48.12″ N, 73° 55′ 40.8″ W
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Washington Bridge (nl); ワシントン橋 (ja); Washington Bridge (fr); גשר וושינגטון (he); Washington Bridge (en); Washington Bridge (de); 華盛頓橋 (zh); Washington-broen (da) bridge over the Harlem River in New York City between the boroughs of Manhattan and the Bronx (en); pont de New York (fr); Straßenbrücke zwischen Manhattan und der Bronx über den Harlem River in New York (de); boogbrug met dek boven boog in New York, Verenigde Staten van Amerika (nl)

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