Rating:
No votes cast

Gandy Bridge (Older)

Photos 

Gandy Bridge (Older)

Strauss bascule bridge replaced

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in April 2013

Enlarge

BH Photo #287104

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Deck girder bridge over Tampa Bay on West Gandy Boulevard
Location
Tampa, Hillsborough County, Florida, and Pinellas County, Florida
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1924; Demolished 1975
Builder
- Strauss Bascule Bridge Co. of Chicago, Illinois
Design
Deck girder bascule
Approximate latitude, longitude
+27.88740, -82.55291   (decimal degrees)
27°53'15" N, 82°33'10" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/347144/3085698 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Gandy Bridge
Inventory number
BH 61618 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 2, 2017: New photo from Karen Hartsfield
  • February 22, 2015: Updated by Dave King: Added build/lost dates & imported image
  • July 6, 2014: Added by Douglas Butler

Related Bridges 

Sources 

  • Douglas Butler
  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Karen Hartsfield