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Deer Creek Park Footbridge

Photos 

The east entrance

Photo taken by Mark Dellbringge in March 2011

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BH Photo #195914

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Modern pedestrian truss bridge over Deer Creek in Deer Creek Park, off Laclede Station Road
Location
St. Louis County, Missouri
Status
Open to bicyclists and pedestrians
Builder
- Wheeler Inc. LLC of Minneapolis, Minnesota
Design
Modern pedestrian pony truss (bowstring look)
Dimensions
Deck width: 12.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.60591, -90.33445   (decimal degrees)
38°36'21" N, 90°20'04" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/732108/4276415 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Webster Groves
Inventory number
BH 48478 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 3, 2018: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • November 23, 2017: New photos from Daniel Barnes
  • October 31, 2011: Updated by Tony Dillon: Changed truss type as this is not a Bowstring through truss. Also added a category called "Modern Pedestrian Truss" to better classify these things.
  • March 24, 2011: New photos from Mark Dellbringge
  • March 23, 2011: Added by Mark Dellbringge

Sources 

Comments 

Deer Creek Park Footbridge
Posted February 21, 2012, by Anonymous

MODERNE/NON HISTORIQUE!

Deer Creek Park Footbridge
Posted October 31, 2011, by Anonymous

They could have used a historic bridge here, but no...

They chose one that is...

MODERN/NOT HISTORIC!