This bridge is an unusual suspension footbridge. The bridge has four simple concrete towers at each corner. Equally simple, and rather small concrete anchorages are located further inland. The deck is wooden, and the cables appear to be of all-modern construction. The only thing that appears to be original is the back portion of the anchorages, and everything on the concrete towers below the saddle. The replacement of the original cables appears to have required the removal of the top of the towers, since the concrete above the saddle appears to be newer. This bridge was apparently designed as part of the development of Washington Park, which this bridge serves. Washington Park was designed by noted architect Jens Jensen. For more information on Jens Jensen see this page about another bridge he was involved with. The Golf Course portion of the park that this bridge serves was built in 1920, suggesting this bridge dates to that period.
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