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Between Bridges
Los Angeles

In the Los Angeles River between the Spring Street and Broadway Blvd. bridges. These were the first reinforced concrete bridges over the LA River, replacing narrow wooden trestles that could no longer accommodate the surge in auto traffic. Built in the late 1920’s, they marked the beginning of the “cities beautiful” program where the city regulations encouraged incorporation of Roman and European architecture in city sponsored construction.

Copyright: Pete Babij
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Uploaded: 05/02/2013
Updated: 10/10/2014
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Tags: bridge; river; span; water; retrofit
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