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Brooklyn-Brighton Bridge

Photos 

Brooklyn-Brighton Bridge

Photo from old postcard

BH Photo #486889

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Open-spandrel arch bridge over Big Creek on West 25th Street
Location
Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1916
Design
Open-spandrel concrete arch
Dimensions
Total length: 2,365.0 ft. (0.4 mi.)
Deck width: 76.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.44535, -81.70143   (decimal degrees)
41°26'43" N, 81°42'05" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/441407/4588433 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 91422 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Arch (12,475)
Built 1916 (715)
Built during 1910s (9,846)
Cleveland, Ohio (125)
Cuyahoga County, Ohio (212)
Deck arch (11,714)
Lost (26,856)
Lost 1986 (174)
Lost during 1980s (1,462)
Ohio (3,808)
Open-spandrel arch (790)
Owned by city (5,841)
Replaced by new bridge (18,227)
Total length 1000-2500 feet (1,939)

Update Log 

  • December 13, 2020: New photos from Geoff Hubbs

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Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs