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The Hackensack and Passaic River Bridges

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With the waters of the Hackensack River far below, workmen dangle precipitously on the bridge deck that will take the Turnpike over the waterway. This view looks "south from pier S-3 Sta. 595+50 showing progress on concrete deck in spans S-3 to S-8," according to the caption on the photograph.

  Progress photo depicting construction of the Hackensack River Bridge, November 5, 1951
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