The Builders of the Bridge

The Builders of the Bridge (HM12SO)

Location: New York, NY 11201 Kings County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 42.247', W 73° 59.669'

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Dedicated to the memory of Emily Warren Roebling 1843-1903 whose faith and courage helped her stricken husband Col. Washington A. Roebling, C.E. 1837-1926 complete the construction of this bridge from the plans of his father John A. Roebling, C.E. 1806-1869 who gave his life to the bridge

"Back of every great work we can find the self-sacrificing devotion of a woman"

The tablet elected 1961 by The Brooklyn Engineers Clubwith funds raised by popular subscription

HM NumberHM12SO
Year Placed1961
Placed ByBrooklyn Engineers Club
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014 at 11:01am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 584943 N 4506398
Decimal Degrees40.70411667, -73.99448333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 42.247', W 73° 59.669'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 42' 14.82" N, 73° 59' 40.14" W
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Area Code(s)718, 917, 347, 212
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 6 Brooklyn Bridge Promenade, New York NY 11201, US
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