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Outlaw Bridge

Photo 

Public Domain: Published under the Canadian Crown's copyright law more than 50 years ago; Canadian Crown Copyright has expired

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BH Photo #419257

Map 

Street View 

Description 

Constructed in 1917 without approval of the US or Canadian governments using funds and material raised by the Rotary Clubs of Port Arthur-Fort William, Ontario, Canada & Duluth, Minnesota.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Wooden Howe deck truss bridge over Pigeon River on old Hwy 61
Location
Thunder Bay, Canada, Cook County, Minnesota
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1917, Replaced 1930; currently no bridge at this location
Builders
- Duluth Rotary Club of Duluth, Minnesota
- Port Arthur-Fort William Rotary Club of Port Arthur, Ontario, Canada & Fort William, Ontario, Canada
Design
Wooden Howe deck truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+48.01018, -89.70834   (decimal degrees)
48°00'37" N, 89°42'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/298017/5320981 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Pigeon Point
Inventory number
BH 62381 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 12, 2020: New Street View added by Geoff Hubbs
  • March 13, 2018: New photo from Luke
  • August 8, 2014: Added by Luke

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