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Gandy Bridge (1924)

Photos 

Gandy Bridge (Older)

Strauss bascule bridge replaced

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in April 2013

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #287104

Facts 

Overview
Lost Deck girder bridge over Tampa Bay on West Gandy Boulevard
Location
Tampa, Hillsborough County, Florida, and Pinellas County, Florida
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1924; Demolished 1975
Builder
- Strauss Bascule Bridge Co. of Chicago, Illinois
Design
Deck girder bascule
Approximate latitude, longitude
+27.88740, -82.55291   (decimal degrees)
27°53'15" N, 82°33'10" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/347144/3085698 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Gandy Bridge
Inventory number
BH 61618 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 2, 2017: New photo from Karen Hartsfield
  • February 22, 2015: Updated by Dave King: Added build/lost dates & imported image
  • July 6, 2014: Added by Douglas Butler

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Sources 

  • Douglas Butler
  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Karen Hartsfield