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Indy Motor Speedway Footbridge

Photos 

Published prior to 1923

View this photo at books.google.com

BH Photo #417156

Facts 

Overview
Lost Wire suspension bridge over Racetrack on Pedestrians
Location
Marion County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1914
Design
Wire/cable suspension
Dimensions
Total length: 80.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.79325, -86.23870   (decimal degrees)
39°47'36" N, 86°14'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/565180/4405087 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Indianapolis West
Inventory number
BH 80284 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1914 (869)
Built during 1910s (10,078)
Indiana (5,201)
Lost (30,043)
Marion County, Indiana (229)
Racetrack (29)
Replaced by new bridge (20,448)
Suspension (810)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,942)

Update Log 

  • January 29, 2018: Updated by Luke: Added category "Racetrack"
  • January 29, 2018: New photo from Dave King
  • January 28, 2018: Added by Dave King

Sources 

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