Island Canal Bridge (Bridge L8789)
History & significance
The Island Canal Bridge is a Bedstead pony truss bridge constructed in 1906. It carries a pedestrian/bicycle trail over the South Channel (Island Canal) in Saint Paul’s Phalen Park. Bridge L8789 is significant as an excellent example of a Bedstead truss, which is an uncommon bridge type in Minnesota, and for its association with the Saint Paul Foundry Company, an important Minnesota bridge manufacturer.
City of Saint Paul (Ramsey County)
Latitude, Longitude: 44.99042899, -93.05776990