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St. Paul Street Bridge

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Baltimore MD Maryland St Paul Street Bridge 1

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Description 

Reportedly, this bridge had four Lady Baltimore statues which were removed during a 1960 rehab. One is in Mount Royal Terrace Park, two are on the grounds of Cylburn Arboretum and the fourth was given to County Longford, Ireland, land once owned by George Calvert, 1st Baron of Baltimore.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bowstring Truss Bridge on St. Paul Street
Location
Baltimore, Maryland
Status
Demolished
History
Built 1878. Demolished ca. 1970s.
Builder
- Charles H. Latrobe of Baltimore, Maryland (Assumed Engineer)
Design
Bowstring pony truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.30729, -76.61463   (decimal degrees)
39°18'26" N, 76°36'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/360789/4352120 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Baltimore East
Inventory number
BH 71877 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

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19th Century (6,415)
Baltimore, Maryland (75)
Bowstring pony truss (214)
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Built 1880 (157)
Built during 1880s (1,700)
Charles H. Latrobe (5)
Lost (19,751)
Lost during 1970s (429)
Maryland (675)
Owned by city (4,677)
Pony truss (15,190)
Truss (29,883)

Update Log 

  • July 10, 2018: New photos from Nathan Holth
  • July 9, 2018: Updated by Nathan Holth: Added bridge type, details on statues.
  • April 23, 2016: New photo from Art Suckewer
  • April 19, 2016: Added by ArtS

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