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Cushman Street Bridge

Photos 

Published prior to 1923

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BH Photo #367067

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Description 

Dismantled and relocated in 1960

Facts 

Overview
Relocated Pennsylvania through truss bridge originally over Chena River on Cushman Street
Location
Fairbanks, Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska
Status
Relocated and open to traffic Northeast of Nome
History
Built 1917 replacing wooden bridge; Replaced 1959 by current bridge and moved
Builder
- Penn Bridge Co. of Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania
Design
Pennsylvania through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+64.84419, -147.72185   (decimal degrees)
64°50'39" N, 147°43'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
6/465762/7191285 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Fairbanks D-2 SE
Inventory number
BH 60598 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 28, 2020: Updated by Tony Dillon: Removed from the "Lost" category as the bridge was reused elsewhere.
  • November 7, 2019: New photo from Melissa Brand-Welch
  • July 11, 2019: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added truss type
  • July 10, 2019: New photo from Dana and Kay Klein
  • November 26, 2017: New photo from Dana and Kay Klein
  • October 11, 2016: New photo from Dave King
  • July 31, 2016: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • April 4, 2014: Added by Dave King

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Cushman Street Bridge
Posted July 11, 2019, by Daniel

history states "Replaced 1959 by current bridge and moved", where was it moved?