Rocky River in Cuyahoga County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Detroit Avenue Bridge
The bridge was listed as one of the most beautiful concrete bridges in America and aided the development of the lands to the west of the Rocky River.
Due to deterioration of the bridge, it was demolished in 1980.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Bridges & Viaducts. A significant historical year for this entry is 1910.
Location. 41° 28.983′ N, 81° 49.963′ W. Marker is in Rocky River, Ohio, in Cuyahoga County. Marker is on Lake Road north of Detroit Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Rocky River OH 44116, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Cowan Pottery (approx. 0.4 miles away); Site of Colonel John Bradstreet's Disaster (approx. 1.7 miles away); Oldest Stone HouseLakewood Park (approx. 2 miles away); Rockport Cemetery of Pioneer Days (approx. 2.2 miles away); Dr. Jared Potter Kirtland (approx. 2.2 miles away); Nicholson Homestead (approx. 2.6 miles away); Clague Family Homestead (approx. 2.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rocky River.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 18, 2009, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio. This page has been viewed 971 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on April 18, 2009, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio.