Forest Lawn Cemetery - Table of Contents

Forest Lawn Triple-Arch Bridge
Forest Lawn Cemetery, Buffalo, New York

Style:
Neoclassical


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This triple-arch bridge spanning the Scajaquada Creek in the center of Forest Lawn was built of limestone in 1888.

The railing on each side of the bridge is a nine-foot section balustrade of a stone-like material.

This and three other bridges in the cemetery , which were built to replace wooden bridges, were constructed of limestone quarried from the cemetery at 1411 Delaware Ave. at Delavan Avenue.

-- Source: The Buffalo News, Sunday, November 1, 1992

See also: Highlights of Buffalo's History, 1888



Photos and their arrangement © 2004 Chuck LaChiusa
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