Rating:
No votes cast

Aerojet Truss

Photos 

From Historic Bridge Inventory

Enlarge

BH Photo #310565

Map 

Street View 

Description 

May have been a swing bridge originally, based on odd truss design.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Polygonal Warren pony truss bridge over Canal on 288th Street
Location
Miami-Dade County, Florida
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Former railroad bridge moved here and demolished after 2011.
Builder
- Bethlehem Steel Co. of Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
Design
Polygonal Warren pony truss
Also called
288th Street Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+25.49860, -80.55974   (decimal degrees)
25°29'55" N, 80°33'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/544246/2820231 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Royal Palm Ranger Station
Inventory number
BH 65084 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Bethlehem Steel Co. (132)
Built 1910 (1,146)
Built during 1910s (9,566)
Florida (647)
Have street view (26,537)
Lost (24,183)
Miami-Dade County, Florida (57)
Polygonal Warren pony truss (384)
Polygonal Warren truss (1,021)
Pony truss (16,095)
Rail-to-road (334)
Railroad (15,289)
Relocated (869)
Truss (32,502)
Warren truss (6,456)

Update Log 

  • December 27, 2014: New Street View added by Nathan Holth