Liberty Bridge

Over the Monongahela River, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

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Description 

This was the longest and most expensive bridge built in Allegheny County when it was completed in 1928. The bridge links Pittsburgh's downtown area with the Liberty Tunnels, built through Mt. Washington in 1924. The opening of the tunnels and the bridge were instrumental in the development of Pittsburgh's South Hills suburbs... -- Historic American Engineering Record (HAER PA-448)

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on June 22, 1988
Reference number
88000867
Architectural style
Other architectural type; Multiple span Pratt truss
Areas of significance
Engineering; Transportation
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Structure
Historic function
Road-related
Current function
Road-related
Period of significance
1925-1949
Significant year
1928

Update Log 

  • April 24, 2017: New Street View added by Michael Miller

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