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Allegheny County Jail

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Identification

Allegheny County Jail
155052

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Structure in General

low-rise building
existing [completed]
steel
romanesque revival

Usages

jail

Facts

  • The building is known for the "Bridge of Sighs," a footbridge connecting it with the Allegheny County Courthouse permitting secure passage of prisoners between them. It is reminiscent of a similar bridge behind the Doge's Palace in Venice.

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Location

426-498 Ross Street
541-565 Forbes Avenue, 554-598 Fifth Avenue, 652-682 Sixth Avenue
426-498 Ross Street
15219
Golden Triangle
Pittsburgh
Pennsylvania
U.S.A.

Technical Data

100.00 ft
1885

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Features & Amenities

  • City landmark
  • National landmark
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