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Calvert Street Bridge

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Calvert Street Bridge

Published prior to 1923

Photo from Images From America Forest Hills

License: Released into public domain

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BH Photo #458534

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Deck truss bridge over Rock Creek on Calvert Street
Location
Washington, District of Columbia
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1891; Replaced 1935
Builder
- Edge Moor Bridge Works of Wilmington, Delaware
Railroads
- Capital Traction Co.
- Capital Transit Co.
- Rock Creek Railway
- Streetcar
Design
Deck truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.92323, -77.04838   (decimal degrees)
38°55'24" N, 77°02'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/322427/4310252 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Washington West
Inventory number
BH 74843 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 18, 2019: New photo from Dave King
  • December 21, 2016: Added by Dave King

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Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com