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Covington & Cincinnati Suspension Bridge, Spanning Ohio River, Covington, KY-Cincinnati, OH, Covington, Kenton County, KY



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Location
OH, Covington vicinity, KY

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER KY-20
Building/structure dates: 1867 initial construction
See also HAER No. OH-28, Cincinnati Suspension Bridge, for additional documentation.

National Register Number: 75000786
Part of building/structure is in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, OH.
Significance: At the time of its completion this suspension bridge was the longest in the world. It remains one of the nation's foremost suspension bridges.

Subjects
Civil Engineering
Suspension Bridges
Transportation


Related Names
Roebling, John E.
Johnson, William Gus, Photographer
Crawford, C., Historian


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. SOUTH VIEW OF CONVINGTON, KY. ELEVATION
2. SOUTHWEST ELEVATION
3. SOUTHEAST ELEVATION
4. WEST ELEVATION OF TOWER


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