List of arches and bridges in Central Park

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File:Greywacke Arch CP jeh.jpg
Greywacke Arch (Image date: May 2011)
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Winterdale Arch (Image date: May 2011)
110th Street Arch (Image date: February 2013)
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Gapstow Bridge (Image date: November 2010)

This is a list of arches and bridges in Central Park.

Arches

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  • Claremont Arch Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.
  • Dalehead Arch Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.
  • Denesmouth Arch Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.
  • Driprock Arch Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.
  • Dipway Arch Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found. – It features curved granite detail along the abutments. The inner passageway is lined with red brick and is divided into blind arcades of seven arches, each with a granite keystone. It is located just through the "Artisans’ Gate", at Central Park South and Seventh Avenue.[1]
  • Eaglevale Arch Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.
  • Glade Arch Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.
  • Glen Span Arch Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.
  • Greengap Arch
  • Greyshot Arch Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.
  • Greywacke Arch Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.
  • Huddlestone Arch Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.
  • Inscope Arch Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.
  • Mountcliff Arch Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.
  • Playmates Arch Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.
  • Ramble Arch Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.
  • Riftstone Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.
  • Springbanks Arch
  • Trefoil Arch Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.
  • Willowdell Arch Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.
  • Winterdale Arch Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.

Bridges

  • Balcony Bridge Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.
  • Bow Bridge Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found. – The bridge crosses The Lake, and is decorated with an interlocking circles banister, with eight planting urns on top of decorative bas-relief panels. Intricate arabesque elements and volutes can be seen underneath the span arch. The bridge was designed by Calvert Vaux and Jacob Wrey Mould, and completed in 1862. At 87 feet, it is the longest bridge in the park.[2]
  • Eagle Vale Bridge also called West 74th Street Arch Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.
  • Gapstow Bridge Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found. – A schist bridge crossing The Pond, its first iteration was designed by Jacob Wrey Mould in 1874. The bridge was a wooden bridge with intricate cast iron railings. Due to excessive tear and wear, it was replaced by the present simple stone structure in 1896, by Howard & Caudwell.[3] Gapstow stands 12 feet high, spans 44 feet of water, and stretches 76 feet in its full length.[4]
  • Glen Span Bridge
  • Gothic Bridge Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.
  • Bank Rock Bridge, Oak Bridge or Cabinet Bridge Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.
  • Pine Bank Bridge Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.
  • Reservoir Bridge (East 85th Street) #24 Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.
  • Reservoir Bridge (West 94th Street) #27 Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.
  • Terrace Bridge Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.

Former structures

  • Marble Arch Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.
  • Oval Arch or Spur Rock Arch Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found. [5]
  • Outset Arch Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found. [6]

References

  1. New York Focus - Central Park 2009
  2. Bow Bridge Central Park Conservancy
  3. "The Official Website of Central Park – Gapstow Bridge". Centralparknyc.org. Retrieved 2012-10-02.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  4. "Gapstow Bridge". Centralpark.com. Retrieved 2012-10-02.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  5. "Restore Arches". Central Park Arch Project. Retrieved 22 July 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  6. "Bridges of Central Park, Lost Bridges". Greensward Foundation. Retrieved 26 July 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>

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