Union Street Bridge

The Union Street Bridge is a double leaf Scherzer rolling lift bascule carrying Union Street over the Gowanus Canal in the New York City borough of Brooklyn.[1] The bridge cost $85,206.85 and opened on March 4, 1905.[2]

Union Street Bridge
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Coordinates40°40′46″N 73°59′18″W / 40.67948°N 73.98836°W / 40.67948; -73.98836Coordinates: 40°40′46″N 73°59′18″W / 40.67948°N 73.98836°W / 40.67948; -73.98836
LocaleBrooklyn, New York, U.S.


  1. ^ "Love that dirty water: The Gowanus Canal's Union Street Bridge". Brooklyn Eagle. 2016-03-23. Retrieved 2020-03-07.
  2. ^ "NYC DOT - The Bridges of the Gowanus Canal". www1.nyc.gov. Retrieved 2020-03-07.