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A magnificent stately structure, imposing in strength and yet graceful and at the same time.

Did you know that the architect who was commissioned to build the magnificent Sydney bridge in... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
Christina S
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nyc
The most beautiful bridge in all of New York City

Where ever you walk in Randall's Island, Astoria, or along the East River promenades, you can not... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2017
neil102
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Astoria, New York
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11 Jul 2017
“A magnificent stately structure, imposing in strength and yet graceful and at the same time.”
1 Jul 2017
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

Did you know that the architect who was commissioned to build the magnificent Sydney bridge in Australia based his design on the Hellgate Bridge! Sister bridges. I admire this marvel that has stood the test of time while given less attention than any bridge in...More

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Reviewed 1 July 2017

It's a big bridge over the Harlem River at the upper end of Manhattan. Historic and important but not very graceful.

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Reviewed 18 March 2017

Where ever you walk in Randall's Island, Astoria, or along the East River promenades, you can not help but marvel at this incredible railroad bridge. I have lost count of how many photos and videos I have taken over the years. Build in 1916 and...More

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