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Woodley Lane Bridge Abutment, Rock Creek & Potomac Parkway, 200 feet Northeast o, Washington, District of Columbia, DC



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Item Title


Location
200 feet Northeast o, Washington, DC

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER DC-24
Building/structure dates: 1888 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1905 subsequent work
Significance: Woodley Lane was the first bridge of significant size and durable material erected in the northern part of the Rock Creek Valley. The extant parts of the bridge, which connected Woodley Lane and Belmot Road, recall the early history of Washington's physical and population expansion.

Subjects
Pratt Trusses
Transportation
Sandstone Abutments


Related Names
Groton Bridge & Manufacturing Company
District Construction Company
Ross, Amy, Historian


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

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