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Home > Michigan > Detroit > Inselrue Bridge, Inselrue Avenue spanning Nashua Canal, Belle Isle , Detroit, Wayne County, MI



B&W Photos
BWPhotos 196324
HB651604
BWPhotos 196324
BWPhotos 196325
HB651605
BWPhotos 196325
BWPhotos 196326
HB651606
BWPhotos 196326
BWPhotos 196327
HB651607
BWPhotos 196327
BWPhotos 196328
HB651608
BWPhotos 196328
BWPhotos 196329
HB651609
BWPhotos 196329
BWPhotos 196330
HB651610
BWPhotos 196330
BWPhotos 196331
HB651611
BWPhotos 196331
BWPhotos 196332
HB651612
BWPhotos 196332
BWPhotos 196333
HB651613
BWPhotos 196333
BWPhotos 196334
HB651614
BWPhotos 196334
BWPhotos 196335
HB651615
BWPhotos 196335
BWPhotos 196336
HB651616
BWPhotos 196336
BWPhotos 196337
HB651617
BWPhotos 196337


Item Title
BWPhotos 196337

Location
Belle Isle, Detroit, MI

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER MI-102
Building/structure dates: 1901 initial construction
Significance: This is one of more than a dozen small bridges built to carry traffic across the lagoons and canals which crisscross Belle Isle, Detroit's major public park in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. The use of elaborate decoration on the parapet wall is typical of the many small bridges on the island, designed to have aesthetic appeal. It is the only bridge featuring decorative brickwork and carved stonework.

Subjects
Pedestrian Bridges
Steel Girder Bridges
Vehicular Bridges


Related Names
Ray, F. O.
Anderson, Carla, Photographer
Hyde, Dr. Charles K., Historian


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

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