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Chestnut Street Bridge

Photos 

Chestnut Street Swing Bridge

From South Bank

Photo Contributed by John Marvig

BH Photo #251188

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Minnesota River on Chestnut Street
Location
Chaska, Carver County, Minnesota
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Opened August 1896, Lost 1959
Builder
- Gillette-Herzog Manufacturing Co. of Minneapolis, Minnesota
Design
Pratt through truss Swing Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.78252, -93.59945   (decimal degrees)
44°46'57" N, 93°35'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/452575/4958966 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Shakopee
Inventory number
BH 55873 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 24, 2018: Updated by Luke: Added builder
  • April 6, 2013: Updated by John Marvig: Added build date
  • March 23, 2013: Added by John Marvig

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Comments 

Chestnut Street Bridge
Posted March 23, 2013, by Anonymous

No problem

I'd hate to see a dead photographer get their feathers ruffled! :-O

Chestnut Street Bridge
Posted March 23, 2013, by John Marvig (johnmarvig [at] chaska [dot] net)

Thank you for catching that!

Chestnut Street Bridge
Posted March 23, 2013, by Anonymous

Submitter of the 2 photos needs to change the credits to reflect the fact the they were not the photographer.