History & significance
Bridge L9327 is a single-span, spandrel-filled concrete arch bridge constructed in 1940 to carry two lanes of vehicular traffic on the Theodore Wirth Parkway over Basset’s Creek in Golden Valley. It has stone masonry rails and stone veneered concrete headwalls and wingwalls. Bridge L9327 is significant for its design as a reinforced-concrete, spandrel-filled arch and for its overall design aesthetic including the use of St. Cloud granite stone veneer and Classical Revival details. Additionally, it is a contributing resource to the Grand Rounds Historic District.
City of Golden Valley (Hennepin County)
Latitude, Longitude: 44.99348237, -93.32153456