Lacey V. Murrow Memorial Floating Bridge, Spanning Lake Washington at I-90, Seattle, King County, WA
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Spanning Lake Washington at I-90, Seattle, WA
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Documentation compiled after 1968.
Survey number HAER WA-2
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (N138).
Building/structure dates: 1940 initial construction
Significance: Since construction, the bridge has been part of the major trunk route crossing the state and accessing Seattle from the east. It was a pontoon bridge of unprecedented scale and sophistication, and the first constructed of concrete. The bridge was removed from the National Register of Historic Places when it sank.
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)
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