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Object ID F-0729
Title Glendale-Hyperion Viaduct
Description Glendale-Hyperion Viaduct, Waverly Drive overhead crossing looking east of the west approach, between Glendale Boulevard and Hyperion Avenue. The Glendale-Hyperion Viaduct and bridge is 56 ft-wide, 1,340 feet long and features a series of thirteen concrete arches. Designated a Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monument in 1976, the bridge was designed by Merrill Butler who was the city's chief bridge engineer during the 1920s and was responsible for construction of most of the city's historic bridges still standing.
Date 05/24/1927
Place Silver Lake; Los Angeles
Collection Los Angeles City Archives Department of Engineering Historical Photos
Provenance City of Los Angeles Department of Engineering
Cataloged by Sklar, Anna
Copyright Los Angeles City Archives, City Clerk
Photographer Los Angeles City Engineering Staff
Subjects Streets California Los Angeles
Waverly Drive (Silver Lake-Los Angeles-Calif.)
Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monuments
Glendale-Hyperion Bridge (Los Angeles, Calif.).
Silver Lake (Los Angeles, Calif.).
Atwater Village (Los Angeles, Calif.).
Glendale (California)
San Gabriel Mountains (California)