Location Information
(for the Confederate Avenue Steel Arch Bridge)
Name:Confederate Avenue Steel Arch Bridge
Address:Vicksburg National Military Park
City/County:Vicksburg, Warren County
Architectural Information
Construction Date:1903
Destroyed:demolished Jun 2002
Registration Information
NR Listing Date:05 Sep 1990
Date Delisted:17 Dec 2002
MPS:Historic Bridges of Mississippi
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Context/Comments
This bridge consisted of one steel arch deck span. Although this type of bridge was relatively common throughout the United States during the early 20th century, this particular bridge wass the only known example extant in Mississippi before it was demolished by the National Park Service in 2002. [HAER: MS-12: photos (1972) and measured drawings (1997)]