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Manhattan Bridge over East River is a suspension bridge connecting up lower Manhattan and downtown Brooklyn. Work began in 1901 and the bridge was opened to the public in December 1909 when its construction (31 million dollars) was still incomplete. It was finalised in 1912.

Ce pont suspendu au-dessus de l’East River, relie la partie inférieure de l’île de Manhattan à Brooklyn. Les travaux commencent en 1901 et le pont est ouvert au public le , bien que sa construction (d’un coût de 31 millions de dollars de l’époque) ne soit pas encore achevée. Il est complètement terminé en 1912.

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