Why Was the Brooklyn Bridge Built?

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The Brooklyn Bridge was built as a replacement of the ferry service that once connected Manhattan and Brooklyn. The Brooklyn Bridge was built in 1883. It as well provided 135 feet of clearance between the water and the bottom of the bridge at mean high water.
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The Brooklyn Bridge
The Brooklyn Bridge is one of the oldest suspension bridges in the United States. Completed in 1883, it connects the New York City boroughs of Manhattan and Brooklyn by spanning the East River.
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