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Bush Terminal Company, Pier 7, End of Forty-first Street on Upper New York Bay, Brooklyn, Kings County, NY

Bush Terminal Company, Pier 7, End of Forty-first Street on Upper New York Bay, Brooklyn, Kings County, NY

 
 
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Summary

Significance: Pier 7 was one of the two earliest piers at Bush Terminal, dating from the 1880s, and was the first to be completely rebuilt by Irving Bush with a piershed. It survives partly intact, and has the best preserved of the original terminal piersheds.
Survey number: HAER NY-201-A
Building/structure dates: 1885 Initial Construction
Building/structure dates: 1905 Subsequent Work
Building/structure dates: 1967 Subsequent Work

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Historic American Engineering Record, creator
Goodrich, E P
American Bridge Company
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South Brooklyn40.67818, -73.94416
Google Map of 40.6781784, -73.9441579
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