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Blackwater River Bridge

Photos 

Black Water River Bridge

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Photo taken by T. Hope Cawthon

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

View this photo at floridamemory.com

BH Photo #486968

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Plate girder bascule bridge over Blackwater River on US 90
Location
Santa Rosa County, Florida
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1919
Design
Deck plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+30.62414, -87.03474   (decimal degrees)
30°37'27" N, 87°02'05" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/496670/3387949 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Milton South
Inventory number
BH 75638 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Bascule (1,074)
Built 1919 (527)
Built during 1910s (9,711)
Deck girder (5,824)
Florida (668)
Girder (10,370)
Lost (25,257)
Lost 1986 (166)
Lost during 1980s (1,416)
Movable (3,004)
Owned by city (5,547)
Plate girder (8,042)
Pony truss (16,311)
Replaced by new bridge (16,999)
Santa Rosa County, Florida (17)
Truss (33,130)

Update Log 

  • December 17, 2020: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • December 15, 2020: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • February 15, 2017: Added by Douglas Butler

Sources 

  • Douglas Butler
  • Geoff Hubbs