This is a very rare example of a bridge built by the Morse Bridge Company, which was known for their variety of designs and ornamental details. This bridge has been closed to vehicular traffic for decades. However it retains excellent historic integrity and with its finials and ornamental portal bracing is among the more richly detailed bridges surviving by the Morse Bridge Company, which almost always went the extra mile to include some decorative elements into their bridges.
The plaque lists the name Spengler as one of the commissioners, explaining the name of the bridge. Sometime along history though, the road itself got misspelled as Spangler Road with an "a" instead of an "e." A historical text also showed the Spengler spelling.
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