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Old Rickenbacker Causeway

Photos 

Bridgemapper.com photo

Photo taken by Todd Wilson in 2007

BH Photo #409971

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bridge over Intracoastal Waterway on Rickenbacker Causeway
Location
Key Biscayne, Miami-Dade County, Florida
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1947; replaced 1985
Design
Pony/through girder bascule
Approximate latitude, longitude
+25.74617, -80.18379   (decimal degrees)
25°44'46" N, 80°11'02" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/581860/2847827 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Key Biscayne
Inventory number
BH 78958 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Bascule (1,032)
Bridgemapper.com (1,326)
Built 1947 (263)
Built during 1940s (3,785)
Florida (606)
Girder (8,835)
Key Biscayne, Florida (1)
Lost (20,698)
Lost 1985 (101)
Lost during 1980s (1,132)
Miami-Dade County, Florida (53)
Movable (2,795)
Owned by county (19,439)
Replaced by new bridge (13,564)
Through girder (3,290)

Update Log 

  • December 9, 2017: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • October 22, 2017: Added by James Baughn

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