Bridgeport Lamp Chimney Company Bowstring Concrete Arch Bridge

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Between Worthington Drive and Bridgeport Civic Center Parking Lot, Bridgeport, West Virginia

Concrete through arch bridge over Simpson Creek on Pedestrian Walkway

Photos 

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Street View 

Description 

Simpson Creek Bridge is a surviving example of the work of Frank McEnteer, one of West Virginia's most important builders of reinforced concrete structures.

-- Historic American Engineering Record

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on January 27, 1997
Reference number
96001571
Architectural style
Other architectural type; Concrete Arch Bridge
Area of significance
Engineering
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction
Property type
Structure
Historic function
Pedestrian related
Current function
Pedestrian related
Period of significance
1900-1924
Significant year
1924

Update Log 

  • May 8, 2017: New Street View added by Michael Miller
  • December 22, 2014: Updated by Michael Miller: Added "Street View", Corrected "Address" and Imported Photo
  • December 22, 2014: Photo imported by Michael Miller

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