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Kissing Bridge

Photos 

Overview

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BH Photo #351174

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pratt pony truss bridge on a pedestrian trail
Location
Valparaiso, Porter County, Indiana
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built ca. 1900 over railroad tracks south of campus, truss span saved and moved onto campus in 2004
Design
Pratt pony truss
Also called
Student Bridge
University Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.46093, -87.04194   (decimal degrees)
41°27'39" N, 87°02'31" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/496497/4589927 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 71662 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built during 1900s (6,280)
Footbridge (379)
Have street view (22,040)
Indiana (4,198)
Open to pedestrians (3,536)
Owned by college (56)
Pony truss (15,046)
Porter County, Indiana (18)
Pratt pony truss (3,180)
Pratt truss (8,016)
Preserved (1,056)
Relocated (637)
Truss (29,433)
Valparaiso, Indiana (1)

Update Log 

  • April 2, 2016: New Street View added by James McCray

Sources 

  • James McCray - jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com