‚Äč

How Many People Died Building the Brooklyn Bridge?

Answer

It is said that 27 people died in the building of the Brooklyn Bridge. It took a total of thirteen years to construct. It was completed in 1883 and for the first twenty years it was the world's largest suspension bridge.
Q&A Related to "How Many People Died Building the Brooklyn Bridge..."
The Brooklyn Bridge by designed and built by Augustus and John Robeling, famous and well known engineers of the time.
http://wiki.answers.com/Q/Who+was+hired+to+build+t...
It is estimated that roughly 27 people died during the
http://www.chacha.com/question/how-many-people-die...
Try this link http://www.endex.com/gf/buildings/bbri... Source(s):
http://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=200711...
Three men died during the construction of the Verranzano Narrows Bridge.It's construction began in 1959 and the bridge was opened to traffic on November 21, 1964 Reference: http:/
http://www.quora.com/How-many-people-died-building...
Explore this Topic
The Brooklyn Bridge is a bridge located in New York City and is one of the oldest suspension bridges in the United States. It was completed in 1883 and connects ...
The Brooklyn Bridge was initially designed by German immigrant John Augustus Roebling who died after complications sustained after a fairy accident. The construction ...
The catastrophic collapse of the Schoharie Creek Bridge in New York state occurred on April 5, 1987. Ten people were killed in the tragedy. One of the deceased ...
About -  Privacy -  Your Cookie Choices  -  Careers -  About P.G. Wodehouse -  Articles -  Help -  Feedback © 2014 IAC Search & Media