Creemore in Simcoe County, Ontario — Central Canada
The original Creemore Bridge was erected on this site between 1912 and 1913 by the County Council of Simcoe.
The concrete piers were constructed by J.J. Dumond Contractors of Brentwood and the double-intersection Warren truss superstructure was constructed by the Hamilton Bridge Company.
The bridge replaced in use until it was replaced by the current structure, commissioned on December 2, 2015.
The original truss was salvaged, modified and affixed to the new structure.
Two of the original Newell posts including a portion of the attaches lattice were salvaged and now form part of this commemorative plaque.
Erected by County of Simcoe.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Bridges & Viaducts. A significant historical year for this entry is 1913.
Location. 44° 19.377′ N, 80° 6.516′ W. Marker is in Creemore, Ontario, in Simcoe County. Marker is on Collingwood Street just south of Edward Street West, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 1 other marker is within 23 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Collingwood World War I Cenotaph (approx. 21.7 kilometers away).
Credits. This page was last revised on April 22, 2022. It was originally submitted on April 22, 2022, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 46 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 22, 2022, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.