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Ambassador Bridge from Windsor

Used under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation license.

Photo taken by Patrick Falk

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Overview
Wire suspension bridge over Detroit River on US I-96 and Canada 3 in Windsor, Ontario Canada and Detroit
Location
Canada, Wayne County, Michigan
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1927-1928; New Plaza 2008
Builder
- McClintic-Marshall Co.
Design
Wire suspension
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 1,850.0 ft.
Total length: 7,500.0 ft. (1.4 mi.)
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on August 29, 1980
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.31450, -83.07580   (decimal degrees)
42°18'52" N, 83°04'33" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/328932/4686782 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Detroit
Inventory numbers
NRHP 80004793 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 37149 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 22, 2013: New Street View added by J.P.
  • August 12, 2008: Added by J.R. Manning

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Ambassador Bridge
Posted July 6, 2010, by Anthony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Here is an article I came across today about this bridge and it's future.

http://finance.yahoo.com/news/Ambassador-Bridge-future-cnnm-...