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Lakemont Park Island Bridge Altoona PA

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LAKEMONT PARK ISLAND BRIDGE ALTOONA PA.

Appears to be a wooden pedestrian bridge

From an old postcard by Stewart Edwin Beitler

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BH Photo #529680

Description 

So far I have found very little on this structure

Facts 

Overview
Bridge over A portion of Lakemont Reservoir on Appears to be (or have been) a pedestrian bridge
Location
Lakemont, Blair County, Pennsylvania
Status
I am trying to obtain information on the existence (or non-existence) of this bridge . The park has been in existence since the late 1800's
History
I am trying to obtain information on this bridge , if it is still standing
Design
From my postcard it appears to be a wooden construction pedestrian bridge on the Lakemont Park Property
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.46951, -78.39617   (decimal degrees)
40°28'10" N, 78°23'46" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/720744/4483126 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 97488 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 7, 2022: New photo from Stewart Edwin Beitler

Sources 

  • Stewart Edwin Beitler - stubear0430 [at] gmail [dot] com