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Object ID F-0723
Title Glendale-Hyperion viaduct
Description Glendale-Hyperion viaduct, washout of old trestle bridge. The new Glendale-Hyperion Viaduct and bridge completed in 1928 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 07/17/1927
Place Atwater Village; Los Angeles
Event Construction of Glendale-Hyperion viaduct
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 Silver Lake (Los Angeles, Calif.).
Atwater Village (Los Angeles, Calif.).
Rivers California, Southern
Los Angeles River (Calif.)
Old Glendale Bridge