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Hatch Bridge

Photos 

Lakeside view

Note: The previous bridge (the arch bridge) had a curved span, so it would have been more visual than the culvert span. JS

Photo taken in October, 1998 by Jason Smith

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BH Photo #111435

Facts 

Overview
Lost Closed spandrel archover Fountain Lake at Edgewater Bay on Lakeview Blvd at the junction of the Fairway
Location
Albert Lea, Freeborn County, Minnesota
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Replaced 1955
Design
Closed spandrel arch
Dimensions
Total length: 30.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.66134, -93.38552   (decimal degrees)
43°39'41" N, 93°23'08" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/468915/4834331 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Albert Lea West
Inventory number
BH 36202 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 3, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • February 5, 2016: New photo from Luke
  • March 1, 2012: Updated by Jason Smith: This bridge was replaced in 2004
  • March 6, 2010: Updated by Matthew Lohry: Updated GPS coordinates
  • February 6, 2008: Added by Jason Smith

Sources 

  • Jason Smith - flensburg [dot] bridgehunter [dot] av [at] googlemail [dot] com
  • Matt Lohry
  • Luke
  • Geoff Hubbs