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Boyd Park Bridge

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Description 

Boyd Park was another short-lived (1901-1909) amusement park that sprang up from a trolley line (Wabash River Traction Company), in it's attempt to lure more riders. The park did feature the first roller-coaster in the state of Indiana.

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Wabash River on County Road 700 West
Location
Wabash County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Replaced 1969
Design
(2)10-panel, pinned Pratt through trusses
Also called
CR 700W-Wabash River Bridge
Richvalley Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.77582, -85.92186   (decimal degrees)
40°46'33" N, 85°55'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/590980/4514430 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 90330 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (7,635)
Built during 1890s (2,997)
Indiana (4,934)
Lost (25,045)
Lost 1969 (81)
Lost during 1960s (760)
Owned by county (20,868)
Pratt through truss (5,433)
Pratt truss (9,355)
Replaced by new bridge (16,831)
Through truss (15,206)
Truss (33,003)
Wabash County, Indiana (59)

Update Log 

  • August 20, 2020: Added by Tony Dillon

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