Ed Koch Queensboro Bridge

The Queensboro Bridge, also known as the 59th Street Bridge – because its Manhattan end is located between 59th and 60th Streets – and officially named the Ed Koch Queensboro Bridge, is a cantilever bridge over the in .

Notable Places in the Area

Tourist attraction
The United Nations is headquartered in in a complex designed by a board of architects led by Wallace Harrison and built by the architectural firm Harrison & Abramovitz. is situated 1 mile southwest of Ed Koch Queensboro Bridge. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.5 dk.

Tourist attraction
is a historic house on in . is situated 1800 feet north of Ed Koch Queensboro Bridge. Photo: Jim.henderson, CC0.

Metro station
Roosevelt Island is a station on the IND 63rd Street Line of the New York City Subway. is situated 1400 feet north of Ed Koch Queensboro Bridge. Photo: Dschwen, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The Smallpox Hospital, sometimes referred to as the and later the Maternity and Charity Hospital Training School, was a hospital located on in , . is situated 2700 feet southwest of Ed Koch Queensboro Bridge. Photo: Earnest B, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Long Island City is a residential and commercial neighborhood on the extreme western tip of , , on the western edge of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is an apartment complex located on the southern edge of Turtle Bay on the East Side of in , near Turtle Bay's border with . Photo: Niklem, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a neighborhood in the western portion of the borough of . Photo: Dialt0ne, Public domain.

Ed Koch Queensboro Bridge

40.7555° or 40° 45' 19.8" north
-73.9513° or 73° 57' 4.7" west
20 feet (6 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
way 500906008
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: جسر كوينزبورو
  • Armenian: Քուինսբորո կամուրջ
  • Basque: Queensboro zubia
  • Bulgarian: Куинсборо мост
  • Bulgarian: Куинсбъро Бридж
  • Catalan: Pont de Queensboro
  • Catalan: pont de Queensboro
  • Chinese: Queensboro橋
  • Chinese: 昆斯博羅橋
  • Chinese: 皇后區大橋
  • Chinese: 皇后大桥
  • Chinese: 皇后大橋
  • Chinese: 紐約皇后區大橋
  • Chinese: 纽约皇后区大桥
  • Czech: Queensboro Bridge
  • Danish: Queensboro Bridge
  • Dutch: Queensboro Bridge
  • Egyptian Arabic: كوبرى كوينزبورو
  • English: 59th St Bridge
  • English: 59th Street Bridge
  • English: Ed Koch Bridge
  • English: Queensboro Bridge
  • English: Queensboro bridge
  • English: The 59th Street Bridge
  • Finnish: Queensboro Bridge
  • French: Pont de Queensboro
  • French: pont de Queensboro
  • German: Queensboro Bridge
  • Hebrew: גשר קווינסבורו
  • Italian: Ponte di Queensboro
  • Japanese: 59丁目橋線
  • Japanese: クイーンズボロ橋
  • Korean: 퀸즈버러 교
  • Latvian: Kvīnsboro tilts
  • Persian: پل کوئینزبورو
  • Portuguese: Ponte do Queensboro
  • Russian: Мост Куинсборо
  • Slovak: Queensboro Bridge
  • Spanish: Puente de Queensboro
  • Spanish: puente de Queensboro
  • Tagalog: Tulay ng Queensboro

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About Mapcarta. Thanks to Mapbox for providing amazing maps. Data © OpenStreetMap contributors and available under the Open Database License. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license, excluding photos, directions and the map. Based on the page Ed Koch Queensboro Bridge. See this page's contributions. Photo: Jim.henderson, CC BY-SA 4.0.