Comments (5)

  1. Under the Manhattan side roadway are old abandoned warehouses. Between Pearl Street and Cliff Street, there was a company called “BROOKLYN BRIDGE FREEZING AND COLD STORAGE COMPANY”. Are there any photos of this available?

    1. Vincent, this is available by Aaron Siskind:

      This is a picture of their second location on , not the original one in the Brooklyn Bridge arches. I have an ancestor who managed and designed the murphy quick freezing system there.

  2. My dream is to go there and take pictures 🙂

  3. What is the purpose and function of the oval shaped wire mesh nets in between the cables at the approach to the Brooklyn Bridge ?

    1. That’s to keep people from climbing up to the top.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *