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Canal Bridge

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Canal Bridge

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Photo from old postcard

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BH Photo #513009

Description 

Portal design and plaque shape identify this as a Champion Bridge Company product.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over canal on Canal Street
Location
Mulberry, Polk County, Florida
Status
No longer exists
Builder
- Champion Bridge Co. of Wilmington, Ohio
Design
7-panel, pinned Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+27.89489, -81.97150   (decimal degrees)
27°53'42" N, 81°58'17" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/404384/3085938 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 95353 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built during 1900s (7,631)
Champion Bridge Co. (101)
Florida (681)
Lost (28,414)
Mulberry, Florida (1)
Polk County, Florida (11)
Pratt through truss (6,049)
Pratt truss (10,286)
Through truss (16,737)
Truss (35,407)

Update Log 

  • December 5, 2021: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added builder and tweaked location.
  • December 5, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com