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Pittsburgh in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Seventh Street Bridge

(Andy Warhol Bridge)

 

—Historic Landmark —

 
Seventh Street Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, October 5, 2011
1. Seventh Street Bridge Marker
Inscription.
Seventh Street Bridge
Department of Public Works, Allegheny County, Engineers

 
Erected 1926 by Pittsburgh History and Landmarks Foundation.
 
Location. 40° 26.701′ N, 80° 0.052′ W. Marker is in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, in Allegheny County. Marker is at the intersection of Seventh Street and Fort Duquesne Boulevard, on the right when traveling north on Seventh Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Pittsburgh PA 15222, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Three Sisters Bridges (within shouting distance of this marker); Ninth Street Bridge (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Roberto Clemente Bridge (about 600 feet away); The Pittsburgh Agreement (about 700 feet away); Sisters of Mercy (about 700 feet away); Fort Lafayette (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Benedum Center (approx. 0.2 miles away); Allegheny Cotton Mill Strikes (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pittsburgh.
 
Regarding Seventh Street Bridge. The Seventh Street Bridge spans the Allegheny River from downtown Pittsburgh to the North Shore. Also known as the Andy Warhol Bridge, in honor of the
Seventh Street Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, October 5, 2011
2. Seventh Street Bridge Marker
Pittsburgh native.
 
Also see . . .
1. Andy Warhol at FindAGrave.com. (Submitted on October 5, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
2. The Andy Warhol Museum. Website (Submitted on October 5, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.) 

3. Andy Warhol entry on artsy.com. “Obsessed with celebrity, consumer culture, and mechanical (re)production, Pop artist Andy Warhol created some of the most iconic images of the 20th century.” (Submitted on November 24, 2014.) 
 
Categories. Bridges & Viaducts
 
Seventh Street Bridge Dedication Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, October 5, 2011
3. Seventh Street Bridge Dedication Plaque
Andy Warhol Bridge Banner image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, October 5, 2011
4. Andy Warhol Bridge Banner
Hung on various areas of the bridge
Seventh Street Bridge image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, October 5, 2011
5. Seventh Street Bridge
Taken from Riverfront Park on Pittsburgh's North Shore
Andy Warhol image. Click for full size.
By Jack Mitchell
6. Andy Warhol
Andy Warhol Museum image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, October 5, 2011
7. Andy Warhol Museum
Located at the corner of Seventh Street and General Robinson Street
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 5, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 413 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on October 5, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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