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Old Dickey Road Bridge

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Indiana Harbor Canal bridges

Scherzer type replaced

Photo taken by Douglas Butler

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BH Photo #282817

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Description 

Old Scherzer Rolling lift bridge replaced with another bascule bridge

Facts 

Overview
Lost Warren through truss with alternating verticals bridge over Indiana Harbor Canal on Dickey Road
Location
East Chicago, Lake County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Builder
- Scherzer Rolling Lift Bridge Co. of Chicago, Illinois
Design
Warren through truss with alternating verticals
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.65531, -87.45943   (decimal degrees)
41°39'19" N, 87°27'34" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/461746/4611609 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Whiting
Inventory number
BH 60778 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 23, 2017: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • April 30, 2014: New photos from Douglas Butler
  • April 29, 2014: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • April 26, 2014: Added by Douglas Butler

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Sources 

  • Douglas Butler