Poughkeepsie Bridge

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Poughkeepsie-New York (NY)

  • Category: bridges-automobile
  • Section: Bridges - Automobile
The Poughkeepsie Bridge (sometimes known as the Poughkeepsie Railroad Bridge, the Poughkeepsie-Highland Railroad Bridge, the High Bridge, or, since October 3, 2009, the Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park) is a steel cantilever bridge spanning the Hudson River between Poughkeepsie, New York on the east bank and Highland, New York on the west bank. Built as a double-track railroad bridge, it was completed on January 1, 1889, and went out of service on May 8, 1974. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1979, updated in 2008. It was opened to the public on October 3, 2009, as a pedestrian and cyclist bridge and New York State Park.

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Today (27 May)
current weather in this location
23.8 ° C
17.6 ° (min)     24.5 ° (max)
16.4 mm
5.4 m/s
1012 hPa
Tomorrow (28 May)
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23.5 ° C
14.1 ° (min)     25.7 ° (max)
5.7 mm
4.8 m/s
1005 hPa
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