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Old Detroit Avenue Bridge

Photo 

Historical Photo

License: Released into public domain

BH Photo #448189

Map 

Street Views 

Description 

Demolished, but the west approach was used as a foundation for a building.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Open-spandrel arch bridge over Rocky River on Detroit Avenue (Old Alignment)
Location
Cuyahoga County, Ohio
Status
Superstructure replaced
History
Built 1910
Design
Open-spandrel arch
Also called
Detroit-Rocky River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.48292, -81.83217   (decimal degrees)
41°28'59" N, 81°49'56" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/430526/4592702 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 85169 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Arch (11,440)
Built 1910 (1,087)
Built during 1910s (9,170)
Cuyahoga County, Ohio (171)
Deck arch (10,682)
Have street view (25,043)
Lost (21,297)
Lost 1980 (75)
Lost during 1980s (1,162)
Ohio (3,084)
Open-spandrel arch (705)
Owned privately (1,486)
Superstructure replaced (58)

Update Log 

  • May 21, 2019: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • May 20, 2019: New photo from Nathan Holth

Comments 

Old Detroit Avenue Bridge
Posted May 20, 2019, by Nathan Holth (webmaster [at] historicbridges [dot] org)

I hope I am not posting a duplicate page, but I couldn't find a listing for this lost bridge. I wanted to share this article about the west approach of the bridge being used as a foundation of a building. https://www.crainscleveland.com/real-estate/tenant-firm-exec...