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Broad Street Bridge (3rd)

Photos 

Broad Street Bridge under construction

Construction of a (then) new Broad Street bridge over the Scioto River in 1917.

Photo taken by D.H. Stone (Columbus Public Library)

View this photo at digital-collections.columbuslibrary.org

BH Photo #275724

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Multiple concrete arch bridge for vehicular traffic along Columbus's main east-west throughfare
Location
Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built after the 1913 flood, This 7 span concrete bridge was replaced by current structure in 1992
Builders
- Braun-Fleming-Knollman & Prior of Columbus, Ohio (Design Engineers)
- Carmichael-Cryder of St. Louis, Missouri (Contractors)
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 105.0 ft.
Total length: 852.0 ft.
Deck width: 86.0 ft.
Skew angle
80 degrees
Also called
Memorial Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.96177, -83.00504   (decimal degrees)
39°57'42" N, 83°00'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/328748/4425438 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Southwest Columbus
Inventory number
BH 59888 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 23, 2014: Added by Sandor Gulyas