Original bridge[ edit ] The original Wilson Bridge from the north in A bridge at Jones Point was first proposed by the District Highway Department in August as part of a study of Potomac River bridge crossing needs. Route 1 and the Shirley Highway in Virginia. Joel Broyhill of Virginia, who championed legislation funding its construction in Congress.
Together, the anchors support a load of 8, tons. Their construction required a pile driver that was specially designed to work underwater. At either end of the bridge there are additional Warren truss spans which connect the cantilevered spans to the highway.
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The bridge crosses the Lake Union section of the Lake Washington Ship Canal and, unlike earlier bridges across the canal, the height of the Aurora Bridge eliminated the need for a drawbridge. The Seattle City Council voted to build connecting portions of the highway through the Woodland Park Zooa decision which generated considerable controversy at the time.
Ober died in Augustof a brain hemorrhage while the bridge was still under construction. According to a representative from the Chinese consulate, all of the students were foreign-born. The students all attended North Seattle Collegeand were on their way to Safeco Field for new student orientation.
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The project will extend the Cottonwood Creek Trail westward under the new Academy Boulevard bridge, on the south side of the creek. Approximately feet south of the bridge, the trail will cross Cottonwood Creek via a pedestrian bridge, connecting to the segment of the trail that runs on the north side.