Brooklyn Bridge 3D Puzzle
The Brooklyn Bridge connects the boroughs of Manhattan and Brooklyn in New York City. It is one of the oldest suspension bridges in the United States. Construction started in January 1870 and completed in May of 1883. It was the longest suspension bridge in the world from its opening until 1903 and the first steel-wire suspension bridge. Originally referred to as the New York and Brooklyn Bridge it was dubbed the Brooklyn Bridge in an 1867 letter to the editor of the Brooklyn Daily Eagle and formally so named by the city government in 1915. Since its opening it has become an iconic part of the New York skyline. It was designated a National Historic Landmark in 1964. Brooklyn Bridge East River Span - 1595.5. Supported land span 930. Length of Brooklyn Approach 971. Length of New York approach 1562.50. Official Length end-to-end- 5989 1.13 miles. With of Bridge Floor - 85. Width of Elevated Promenade - 15 7. Height of Promenade above roadway - 11.50. 64 Pieces. Dimensions: 32.25 L x 4.5 D x 7.5 H.