Tappan Zee Bridge

The Governor Malcolm Wilson Tappan Zee Bridge, commonly known as the Tappan Zee Bridge, was a cantilever bridge in the U.S. state of . It was built from 1952 to 1955 to cross the Hudson River at one of its widest points, 25 miles north of , from to .

Notable Places in the Area

, also known as Kingsland Point Light and Sleepy Hollow Light, is a sparkplug lighthouse on the east side of the Hudson River in , New York, United States. is situated 1¼ miles northeast of Tappan Zee Bridge. Photo: Skip willits, Public domain.

, also known as the Jay Gould estate, is a Gothic Revival country house that sits in its own 67-acre park beside the Hudson River in , about a half mile south of the Tappan Zee Bridge on US 9. is situated 1½ miles southeast of Tappan Zee Bridge. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Railway station
is a commuter rail stop on the Metro-North Railroad's Hudson Line, located in . is situated 1½ miles east of Tappan Zee Bridge. Photo: Daniel Case, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Patriot's Park is located on U.S. Route 9 along the boundary between and in Westchester County, , United States. is situated 2 miles northeast of Tappan Zee Bridge. Photo: Daniel Case, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a village in the town of in , . Photo: SteveStrummer, CC0.

is a village in in the state of . Photo: Gryffindor, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is in , . This article also covers the nearby towns of Upper and South , immediately to the north and south of , respectively. Photo: Jondude11, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Tappan Zee Bridge

41.0701° or 41° 4' 12.4" north
-73.8913° or 73° 53' 28.5" west
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Also Known As

  • Chinese: 塔潘齊大橋
  • Chinese: 塔潘齐大桥
  • Chinese: 大班吉大橋
  • Dutch: Tappan Zee Bridge
  • English: Governor Malcolm Wilson Tappan Zee Bridge
  • English: Malcolm Wilson Tappan Zee Bridge
  • French: Pont Tappan Zee
  • French: pont Tappan Zee
  • German: Tappan Zee Bridge
  • Italian: Tappan Zee Bridge
  • Japanese: タッパン・ジー・ブリッジ
  • Korean: 태펀지 교
  • Norwegian: Tappan Zee Bridge
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Tappan Zee Bridge
  • Yiddish: טאפען זי בריק

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