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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Concrete Bowstring Arch Bridge (Cypress Creek, Municipality of Louise)

This concrete bowstring arch bridge over the Cypress Creek, near Clearwater in the Rural Municipality of Louise, was constructed between 1919 and 1920 by the Winnipeg construction firm of Alex Gall and Company. The cost of construction was about $13,700.

Concrete bowstring arch bridge near Clearwater

Concrete bowstring arch bridge near Clearwater (October 2011)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Location (lat/long): N49.12520, W99.03243
denoted by symbol on the map above

Sources:

Historic bridges inventory book (no date), Manitoba Infrastructure and Transportation.

We thank Lisa Wilhelm for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 15 May 2017

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