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.
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.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Site of Colonel John Bradstreet's Disaster (approx. 1.7 miles away); Oldest Stone House (approx. 1.9 miles away); Rockport Cemetery of Pioneer Days (approx. 2.2 miles away); Nicholson Homestead (approx. 2.6 Bain Park Cabin (approx. 3.1 miles away); Joseph Peake's Farm (approx. 5 miles away); Coe Ridge (approx. 5.1 miles away); Parker Ranch (approx. 5.2 miles away).
Categories. • Bridges & Viaducts •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 18, 2009, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio. This page has been viewed 879 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on April 18, 2009, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio.