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Roosevelt Bridge (1934)

Photos 

Roosevelt Bridge (Older)

1940s view

Photo from old postcard

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BH Photo #498217

Facts 

Overview
Lost Deck plate girder bascule bridge over St. Lucie River on US 1/SR 5/Dixie Highway
Location
Stuart, Martin County, Florida
Status
Built 1934; Became northbound-only in 1964; Replaced by a new bridge in 1996
Design
Deck plate girder bascule
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 109.9 ft.
Total length: 1,224.1 ft.
Deck width: 29.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+27.20280, -80.26026   (decimal degrees)
27°12'10" N, 80°15'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/573262/3009113 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory numbers
FDOT 890023 (Florida Dept. of Transportation bridge number)
BH 93163 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 25, 2022: New photo from Jim Kuhn
  • May 15, 2021: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • May 10, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Douglas Butler
  • Jim Kuhn - smallcurio [at] yahoo [dot] com