Brooklyn Heights

Heights History: 1952, Promenade Open, BQE Still Under Construction

May 31, 2012

Here is a 1952 view of the incomplete Brooklyn Queens Expressway, with people on the newly opened Brooklyn Heights Promenade over the new highway. The BQE just comes to an end at the lower right corner, with the Brooklyn Bridge far in the distance.

See original full-size photo on Flickr here.

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Source: Brooklyn Heights Blog

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