Fremont's first high bridge (called Stone Way Bridge) opens on May 31, 1911.

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  • Posted 5/27/2001
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On May 31, 1911, Fremont's first high bridge over Lake Union, called Stone Way Bridge, opens to traffic. Fremont is a neighborhood of Seattle.

The bridge performed service until June 15, 1917, when the Fremont Bridge, built as part of the Lake Washington Ship Canal project, opened to traffic.


Paul Dorpat, "Tampering with Lake Union," Seattle Now & Then 2nd Edition (Seattle: Tartu Publications, 1984), Story 66.

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