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Ship Creek Fishing Bridge

Photo 

Looking north from the Ship Creek Trail

This bridge is a very popular salmon fishing spot.

Photo taken by Jann Mayer in June 2017

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #399846

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Street Views 

Facts 

Overview
Timber stringer bridge over Ship Creek
Location
Anchorage, Alaska
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built by the Alaska Railroad, converted to pedestrian bridge after construction of the steel bridge downstream
Railroads
- Alaska Railroad (ARR)
- Rail-to-trail
Design
Timber stringer
Dimensions
Span length: 195.0 ft.
Total length: 195.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+61.22380, -149.88600   (decimal degrees)
61°13'26" N, 149°53'10" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
6/345042/6791137 (zone/easting/northing)
Elevation
10 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 78143 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 12, 2017: New Street View added by Jann Mayer

Sources 

  • Jann Mayer - jannmayer [at] gmail [dot] com