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BRIDGE K229: Metropolitan Avenue Bridge over English Kills, Brooklyn, New York City | by jag9889
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BRIDGE K229: Metropolitan Avenue Bridge over English Kills, Brooklyn, New York City

Location: between Vandervoort and Varick Avenues in East Williamsburg, Brooklyn NYC

Carry: four-lane two-way vehicular roadway with sidewalks

Type: double leaf bascule bridge

Opened: 27 March 1933 (rehabilitated 1976; the stringers were replaced and new stiffeners added in 1992)

Average daily traffic volumes (2008): 39,000

 

First visited: 8 October 2008

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Taken on October 8, 2008