One Shots MANHATTAN BRIDGE, FNY Tour June 2008 by Kevin Walsh April 10, 2014 April 10, 2014 Urban explorer Moses Gates was on hand to tell us how he got to the top of the Manhattan Bridge in FNY’s Two Bridges tour in June 2008. 4/10/14 Bridges 2 comments FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinEmail previous post DELI SIGN, Astoria next post EX-LAX, Atlantic Avenue 2 comments JP April 11, 2014 - 4:08 pm Back in the early 90s, the tracks on the south side of the MB were still unused; the lower roadway was closed at night; and I lived in DUMBO–a perfect trifecta. I could walk up the lower roadway, cross the south side, unused tracks, and then ascend the iron-rung ladders that led up to the very top of the bridge on that side. What a beautiful view–I wish I had a camera in those days. Reply NY2AZ April 13, 2014 - 9:06 am Here’s your “NY State of Mind”: http://nypost.com/2014/04/13/vagrants-take-shelter-within-manhattan-bridges-frame/?utm_source=Sailthru&utm_medium=email&utm_term=NYP%20180%20Day%20Openers%20and%2030%20Day%20Signups&utm_campaign=NY%2520Post%2520Newsletter Reply Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.