Queensboro Bridge

The Queensboro Bridge, built in 1909, was the first bridge linking Queens to Manhattan. It was designed by engineer Gustav Lindenthal and architect Henry Hornbostel. An interesting tidbit is Simon and Garfunkle’s 1966 song “59th Street Bridge (Feelin’ Groovy)“. Read more about that and the bridge at Beyond the Village and Back: The Queensboro Bridge – Village Preservation.

6 thoughts on “Queensboro Bridge

  1. Jet Eliot 2022-03-01 / 8:41 am

    Wonderful perspectives and images of the Queensboro Bridge, Sherry. I espec. like #4 with the lines.


  2. 1954lspiegel1954 2022-02-28 / 9:52 am

    Excellent perspective in #4.


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