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West 3rd Street Bridge (Old)

Photo 

Photo scanned by Internet Archive Book Images

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BH Photo #363660

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost truss bridge over Cuyahoga River on West 3rd Street
Location
Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1913, Remaining 1888 approach span collapsed 1916 after colliding with a streetcar; Replaced 1940
Railroads
- Cleveland Railway
- Streetcar
Design
Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.48814, -81.68565   (decimal degrees)
41°29'17" N, 81°41'08" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/442763/4593174 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cleveland South
Inventory number
BH 73548 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1913 (781)
Built during 1910s (8,997)
Cleveland Railway (4)
Cleveland, Ohio (100)
Cuyahoga County, Ohio (168)
Cuyahoga River (49)
Lost (19,927)
Lost 1940 (47)
Lost during 1940s (274)
Ohio (2,981)
Owned by railroad (10,484)
Pratt through truss (4,718)
Pratt truss (8,207)
Rail-and-Road (341)
Railroad (13,849)
Replaced by new bridge (13,199)
Streetcar (238)
Through truss (13,232)
Truss (29,972)

Update Log 

  • September 10, 2016: Added by Luke

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