Asked in Jobs & Education, Bridges and Tunnels
Name and locate 4 famous bridges in the world?
The four most famous bridges in the World are: 1. The Golden Gate Bridge- San Francisco, California 2. Sydney Harbor Bridge- Sydney, Australia 3. The Akashi-Kaikyo Bridge- Japan 4. Tower Bridge of London- London ...
What is the name of all the bridges in Philadelphia PA?
1. Benjamin Franklin Bridge 2. Betsy Ross Bridge 3. Chestnut Street Bridge 4. Gerard Point Bridge 5. Grays Ferry Avenue Bridge 6. Passyunk Avenue Bridge 7. Platt Memorial Bridge (Penrose Avenue) 9. South 34th Street Bridge 10. South Street Bridge 11. Tacony Palmyra Bridge 12. Walnut Street Bridge 13. Walt Witman Bridge 14. Falls Bridge 15. Green Lane Bridge 16. City Avenue Bridge 17. Roosevelt Expressway Bridge 18. Ford Road Bridge 19. Gerard Avenue Bridge 20. Spring Garden Street Bridge 21. Kelly Drive Bridge 22. Vine Street Expressway Bridge 23. John F. Kennedy Blvd Bridge 24. Market...
What is the UK postcode explained?
There is no specific Postcode for England or the UK. The Royal Mail (England's main postal service) uses up to an 8 digit series of letters and numbers for their Postcodes. There are approximately 125 Postcode Areas in the UK. There are approximately 20 Postcode Districts in an area. There are approximately 3000 addresses in a Sector. There are approximately 15 addresses per Unit. A typical Postcode would be for a street, or part of a street but some businesses and properties have...
Asked in New York City, Train Travel, Brooklyn Bridge
How do you get to the Brooklyn Bridge from Grand Central Station?
Take the Downtown 4-5-6 (the dark green line) from 42nd Street-Grand Central Station to Brooklyn Bridge-City Hall. You will want to take the 4 or 5, though, not the 6, as the 4 and 5 are express trains and it's only 2 stops from 42nd Street-Grand Central to Brooklyn Bridge-City Hall. ...
Asked in Brooklyn Bridge
Which subway do you take from Penn Station to the Brooklyn Bridge?
Take the Downtown A or C trains (of the A-C-E, the blue line) or the Downtown 2 or 3 trains (of the 1-2-3, the red line) from 34th Street-Penn Station to Fulton Street. Transfer at Fulton Street to the Uptown 4 or 5 (of the 4-5-6, the dark green line), one stop, from Fulton Street to Brooklyn Bridge-City Hall. ...
Asked in New York City, Bridges and Tunnels
What bridges cross the Harlem River?
Fourteen bridges span the Harlem River. In order from north to south, they are the: 1) Spuyten Duyvil Bridge 2) Henry Hudson Bridge 3) Broadway Bridge 4) 207th Street-University Heights Bridge 5) Washington Bridge 6) Alexander Hamilton Bridge 7) High Bridge (the oldest bridge in New York City, though no longer in use) 8) Macombs Dam Bridge 9) 145th Street Bridge 10) Madison Avenue Bridge 11) 3rd Avenue Bridge 12) Willis Avenue Bridge 13) Triboro aka RFK (Robert F. Kennedy) Bridge 14) Wards Island Bridge. ...
Asked in Train Travel, Brooklyn Bridge, Times Square
What train goes from Times Square to the Brooklyn Bridge?
Take the Downtown N-R-Q (the yellow line) from 42nd Street-Times Square (at 7th Avenue) to 14th Street-Union Square. Transfer at 14th Street-Union Square to the Downtown 4 or 5 express trains (of the 4-5-6, the dark green line), 1 stop, to Brooklyn Bridge-City Hall. ...
Asked in New York City, Bridges and Tunnels
How do you get to the Manhattan Bridge from Grand Street?
I would just walk. Even if you were coming from the far west end of Grand Street (Varick Street or 6th Avenue) it would only be about a mile. From the east end (by the East River) it would be 3/4 of a mile, and from Little Italy or the Bowery or Chrystie Street, it's only a few blocks. Plus, there is no direct subway route. To get there, walk west or east to Chrystie Street, then walk 2 blocks south on...
Asked in New York, New York City
List all the major bridges in New York City?
1) the George Washington Bridge (the "GWB") 2) the Brooklyn Bridge 3) the Manhattan Bridge 4) the Williamsburg Bridge 5) the Queensboro/59th Street Bridge 6) the Triborough Bridge (aka the Robert F. Kennedy Bridge) 7) the Henry Hudson Bridge 8) the Verrazano Bridge 9) the Throgs Neck Bridge I think that's all of them...I hope I'm not missing any. ...
Is the Sydney Harbour Bridge the biggest bridge in Australia?
This depends entirely on what defines "biggest". The Sydney Harbour Bridge is the largest steel arch bridge in the world, though not the longest, with the top of the bridge standing 134 metres above the harbour. At 48.8 m wide, it is the widest bridge in the world (as of 2004). However, the Hornibrook Highway, which was the first bridge to connect Brisbane with the Redcliffe Peninsula, used to be the longest road bridge in Australia. The 2.8km two-lane Hornibrook Highway was opened...