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Lowry Avenue Bridge (Oldest)

Photo 

Photo provided by the City Of Minneapolis Archives

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #336327

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Camelback through truss bridge over Mississippi River on Lowry Avenue
Location
Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1905; Replaced 1958
Builder
- Minneapolis Steel & Machinery Co. of Minneapolis, Minnesota (steel fabricator of bridge superstructure)
Design
Camelback through truss
Also called
32nd Ave North (name when built)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+45.01306, -93.27451   (decimal degrees)
45°00'47" N, 93°16'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/478369/4984438 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Minneapolis North
Inventory number
BH 68979 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 19, 2021: Updated by Martin Johnson: Added Bridge fabricator, original name, and number of spans.
  • August 26, 2015: Added by Luke

Related Bridges 

Sources 

  • Luke
  • Martin Johnson