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Trumbull Street Footbridge (1915)

Photo 

Published prior to 1923

BH Photo #416616

Description 

Bridge was rendered superfluous after the Park River was placed in underground conduit during the 1940's.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Park River on Footpath to Bushnell Park in Hartford.
Location
Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Built 1916; removed when Park River was covered
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.76465, -72.67636   (decimal degrees)
41°45'53" N, 72°40'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/693152/4626255 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hartford North
Inventory number
BH 80153 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Arch (12,816)
Built 1916 (739)
Built during 1910s (10,166)
Closed-spandrel arch (4,329)
Connecticut (855)
Deck arch (12,038)
Hartford County, Connecticut (151)
Hartford, Connecticut (27)
Lost (31,077)

Update Log 

  • January 18, 2018: Added by Dave King

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Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com