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Pittsburgh - A City of Bridges
Picture of Bridges on the Monongahela River at Pittsburgh

Bridges of the Monongahela River

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Picture of Pittsburgh - Bridges on the Monongahela River - Mon

Bridges spanning the Monongahela River from Station Square and the South Side to downtown Pittsburgh, include the historic Smithfield Street Bridge (1881), the Panhandle RR Bridge (1903), the Liberty Bridge (1928), the South 10th Street Bridge (1921), the Birmingham Bridge (1977) and, near the horizon, the twin black spans of the Hot Metal Bridge (1877) and Mon Con RR Bridge (1877).

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Pittsburgh's Bridges - Architecture & Engineering
Want to learn more about Pittsburgh's bridges? Consider Walter C. Kidney's expansive work packed with photos, history, architecture, stories and engineering of the many bridges of the city of Pittsburgh.

URL: http://pittsburgh.about.com/library/pictures/bridges/uc_bridge-1.htm
Photo copyright ©2002 Beth Conant. Used with Permission.
For more of Beth's work, visit http://www.pbase.com/cokids/

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