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Fall Creek Suspension Bridge

Photos 

Looking north

Looking north along bridge

Photo taken by Josh Schmid in December 2018

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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BH Photo #440080

Description 

Suspension bridge connecting Cornell University with neighborhood north of Fall Creek gorge

Facts 

Overview
Wire suspension bridge over Fall Creek on footpath
Location
Ithaca, Tompkins County, New York
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Replaced a 1913 bridge
Builder
- Cornell Heights Improvement Co.
Design
Wire/cable suspension
Dimensions
Total length: 270.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.45197, -76.48607   (decimal degrees)
42°27'07" N, 76°29'10" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/377801/4701030 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 83894 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 21, 2021: New photos from Geoff Hubbs
  • December 29, 2018: New photos from Josh Schmid

Sources 

  • Josh Schmid
  • Geoff Hubbs