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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Concrete Beam Bridge (Jordan River, Municipality of Emerson-Franklin)

This small concrete beam bridge over the Jordan River in the Rural Municipality of Franklin was built by contractor Fred Esterby in 1920, replacing a bridge erected three years earlier. Today, the municipally-designated historic site shows signs of deterioration, notably the breakdown and near-absence of balusters in some sections of its railings.

Concrete beam bridge over the Jordan River

Concrete beam bridge over the Jordan River (September 2012)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Location (lat/long): N49.16817, W96.96549
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Municipally Designated Historic Sites

Sources:

Concrete Box Bridge, SW 31-2-5E, Woodmore area, Manitoba Historic Resources Branch.

Concrete Box Bridge, SW 35-2-5E, Greenridge area, Manitoba Historic Resources Branch.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 16 May 2017

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