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Locust Creek - St. Joseph Avenue Bridge

Photos 

Locust Creek Bridge

Evansville Courier & Press: June 4 1955

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BH Photo #511087

Description 

It took five years for this bridge to be replaced. A one lane culvert served as a temporary fix.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Truss bridge over Locust Creek on St. Joseph Avenue
Location
Evansville, Vanderburgh County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Replaced 1960
Design
Truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.00330, -87.59999   (decimal degrees)
38°00'12" N, 87°35'60" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/447324/4206351 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 94889 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Collapsed (431)
Evansville, Indiana (17)
Indiana (5,098)
Lost (28,450)
Lost 1955 (110)
Lost during 1950s (861)
Owned by state (16,554)
Replaced by new bridge (19,350)
Truss (35,437)
Vanderburgh County, Indiana (51)

Update Log 

  • October 31, 2021: Added by Melissa Brand-Welch

Sources 

  • Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com