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Object ID F-0219
Title Glendale-Hyperion Bridge and Trestle
Description View from a hill looking northeast at the Glendale-Hyperion Bridge and trestle. 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. The Glendale-Hyperion Viaduct and bridge is 56 ft-wide, and is 1,340 feet long, was completed in 1928 and features a series of thirteen concrete arches.
Date 08/19/1927
Place Silverlake; Los Angeles
Collection Los Angeles City Archives Department of Engineering Historical Photos
Provenance City of Los Angeles Engineering Department
Cataloged by Sklar, Anna
Copyright Los Angeles City Archives, City Clerk
Photographer Los Angeles City Department of Engineering Staff
Search Terms Glendale-Hyperion Bridge and Trestle
Silver Lake
Subjects Bridges-California-Los Angeles
Historic bridges
Bridges-California-Los Angeles
Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monuments
Glendale-Hyperion Bridge (Los Angeles, Calif.).
Hyperion Avenue (Los Angeles, Calif.).
Silver Lake (Los Angeles, Calif.).
Atwater Village (Los Angeles, Calif.).
San Gabriel Mountains (Calif.).