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Object ID F-0728
Title Glendale-Hyperion Viaduct
Description Glendale-Hyperion Viaduct, crossing at Waverly Drive, looking east from an overhead crossing on the site of the bridge to cross the Los Angeles River. 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 05/14/1927
Place Atwater Village; 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 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)
Waverly Drive (Los Angeles, Calif.)