The previous bridge at this location dated to 1880, and so sometimes that is the date given for this bridge. However, this bridge actually dates to 1902 when the bridge was demolished and replaced. This bridge is a large, impressive pin-connected Baltimore deck truss. The plaque is missing, but it has an outline shaped like a plaque from the Lassig Bridge and Iron Works of Chicago, Illinois. The builder was reported as American Bridge Company. Lassig Bridge and Iron Works was bought by American Bridge in 1900 and for a few years bridges built in the Lassig plant after the buyout continued to use its Lassig Bridge and Iron Works style plaques. That may explain the plaque design. The bridge is a traditionally composed structure, but has massive end posts. Deck plate girders on steel bents provide an approach to the bridge. The main spans rest on stone piers.
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