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Jackson Street Bridge (Old)

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Jackson Street Bridge (Old)

1912 view

Photo from old postcard

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BH Photo #496693

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Elkhart River on Jackson Street
Location
Elkhart, Elkhart County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1912
Design
Deck plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.68767, -85.97193   (decimal degrees)
41°41'16" N, 85°58'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/585557/4615610 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 92998 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1912 (841)
Built during 1910s (9,727)
Deck girder (5,867)
Elkhart County, Indiana (59)
Elkhart River (14)
Elkhart, Indiana (21)
Girder (10,434)
Indiana (4,962)
Lost (25,529)
Lost 1986 (166)
Lost during 1980s (1,422)
Owned by city (5,576)
Plate girder (8,094)
Replaced by new bridge (17,219)

Update Log 

  • May 1, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs