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Elizabeth Street Bridge

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Photo courtesy of the Indiana State Department of Natural Resource, Division of Historic Preservation and Archaeology.

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Description 

Was altered with wide floor beams to support a 4ft. walkway on one side.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Half-hip Pratt pony truss bridge over Spy Run Creek on Elizabeth Street
Location
Ft. Wayne, Allen County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1900
Design
4-panel, Pinned Half-hip Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Total length: 62.0 ft.
Deck width: 16.0 ft.
Skew angle
10 degrees
Also called
Old County Bridge #540
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.09296, -85.13893   (decimal degrees)
41°05'35" N, 85°08'20" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/656302/4550745 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 76759 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 25, 2017: Added by Tony Dillon

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