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Goshen in Elkhart County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Fort Wayne Street Bridge

 
 
Fort Wayne Street Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, March 29, 2014
1. Fort Wayne Street Bridge Marker
Inscription.

This property
has been placed on the
National Register
of Historic Places

by the
United States
Department of the Interior
September 15, 2005
Fort Wayne Street
Bridge

c. 1896

 
Location. 41° 35.59′ N, 85° 50.927′ W. Marker is in Goshen, Indiana, in Elkhart County. Marker is on N. Indiana Avenue north of Chicago Avenue, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is located at the southwest corner of bridge. Marker is in this post office area: Goshen IN 46528, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Oakridge Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away); Millrace Hydraulic Canal - Hawks Electric Company (approx. 0.8 miles away); Elkhart County Courthouse (approx. 0.8 miles away); Elkhart County Honor Roll (approx. 0.8 miles away); a different marker also named Elkhart County Courthouse (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Historic Goshen Police Booth (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Old Stone Bridge (approx. 0.9 miles away); West Goshen Cemetery (approx. one mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Goshen.
 
Also see . . .
1. Indiana Avenue Bridge. Comprehensive information and
Fort Wayne Street Bridge image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, March 29, 2014
2. Fort Wayne Street Bridge
View to north
Marker on left side of bridge
photographs on the Fort Wayne Street Bridge from HistoricBridges.org. (Submitted on March 30, 2014.) 

2. Goshen and its iron bridge were on path of historic 1919 convoy. Article from the April 27, 2014 edition of the Goshen News on the 1919 cross-country military convoy and its passage through Goshen. Includes a historic photo of the bridge. (Submitted on April 27, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.) 
 
Categories. Bridges & Viaducts
 
Fort Wayne Street Bridge image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, March 29, 2014
3. Fort Wayne Street Bridge
View to southwest from north bank of Elkhart River
Elkhart River image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, March 29, 2014
4. Elkhart River
View to west from Fort Wayne Street Bridge
Fort Wayne Street Bridge image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, March 29, 2014
5. Fort Wayne Street Bridge
View to south along Indiana Avenue
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 307 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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