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Re: The Guess That Bridge thread!
« Reply #300 on: April 21, 2021, 05:27:29 PM »

Since it’s been about a day, I’ll give you guys a hint: It’s in KY. And if you have ever driven over a steel deck, you know why this bridge is unique to the area.
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Re: The Guess That Bridge thread!
« Reply #301 on: April 21, 2021, 08:02:46 PM »


Since it’s been about a day, I’ll give you guys a hint: It’s in KY. And if you have ever driven over a steel deck, you know why this bridge is unique to the area.

I think it's the Singing Bridge (Bridge St.) over the Kentucky River in Frankfort? Appears to be closed currently.
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Re: The Guess That Bridge thread!
« Reply #302 on: April 22, 2021, 11:52:31 AM »


Since it’s been about a day, I’ll give you guys a hint: It’s in KY. And if you have ever driven over a steel deck, you know why this bridge is unique to the area.

I think it's the Singing Bridge (Bridge St.) over the Kentucky River in Frankfort? Appears to be closed currently.

You got it! I think that that may be the most musical bridge I’ve been on. All the other steel deck bridges I’ve been on were on high-speed roadways, so instead of singing, the bridge just kind of farted, lol.
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Re: The Guess That Bridge thread!
« Reply #303 on: April 22, 2021, 12:10:25 PM »


Since it’s been about a day, I’ll give you guys a hint: It’s in KY. And if you have ever driven over a steel deck, you know why this bridge is unique to the area.

I think it's the Singing Bridge (Bridge St.) over the Kentucky River in Frankfort? Appears to be closed currently.

You got it! I think that that may be the most musical bridge I’ve been on. All the other steel deck bridges I’ve been on were on high-speed roadways, so instead of singing, the bridge just kind of farted, lol.

Ha! OK, I'll be back with the next photo shortly.

(Also, I fixed your quote for you.)
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Re: The Guess That Bridge thread!
« Reply #304 on: April 22, 2021, 12:29:44 PM »

Next up:



Here's a clue: In a land of many lakes, one of the great ones is visible from this bridge.
I'll accept either bridge in the photo as the correct answer.
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Re: The Guess That Bridge thread!
« Reply #305 on: April 22, 2021, 01:55:17 PM »

I know what bridge this is, but I’ll let someone else have a chance, since I just went.
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Re: The Guess That Bridge thread!
« Reply #306 on: April 22, 2021, 04:27:13 PM »

I might be wrong but is it the Brule River Bridge in Minnesota?
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Re: The Guess That Bridge thread!
« Reply #307 on: April 22, 2021, 04:36:10 PM »

I might be wrong but is it the Brule River Bridge in Minnesota?

Ooh. Close, but no.
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Re: The Guess That Bridge thread!
« Reply #308 on: April 22, 2021, 05:54:27 PM »

I might be wrong but is it the Brule River Bridge in Minnesota?

Ooh. Close, but no.

Got it.

The Baptism River Bridge.
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« Reply #309 on: April 22, 2021, 08:55:46 PM »

I might be wrong but is it the Brule River Bridge in Minnesota?

Ooh. Close, but no.

Got it.

The Baptism River Bridge.

Correct. You're on!
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Re: The Guess That Bridge thread!
« Reply #310 on: April 22, 2021, 09:32:54 PM »

Here's a clue: In a land of many lakes, one of the great ones is visible from this bridge.

This was, of course, a reference to Minnesota, with one of the "great" lakes being Lake Superior, visible here.

The bridge in the foreground (from which I took the photo) is a State Park road that connects to the Tettegouche State Park campground - no Street View to get the exact perspective, unfortunately.
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Re: The Guess That Bridge thread!
« Reply #311 on: April 23, 2021, 03:37:50 AM »

I don't know how I missed that bridge considering I went from Duluth northward based on that lakes hint.

Here's my entry:

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« Reply #312 on: April 24, 2021, 11:01:14 AM »

Hint: It is near a BL and a zoo..
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Re: The Guess That Bridge thread!
« Reply #315 on: April 24, 2021, 01:30:52 PM »

This showed up on Google Maps for Edison Township, NJ.  I lived near there for nearly 25 years and never seen a bridge like this in that particular community.


https://www.google.com/maps/place/New+Brunswick,+NJ/@40.4903646,-74.4239836,3a,75y,90t/data=!3m8!1e2!3m6!1sAF1QipPgW0yonw3dQQXcXfsUaOI6Ol0Iwikyn8Nkml55!2e10!3e12!6shttps:%2F%2Flh5.googleusercontent.com%2Fp%2FAF1QipPgW0yonw3dQQXcXfsUaOI6Ol0Iwikyn8Nkml55%3Dw203-h152-k-no!7i4032!8i3024!4m5!3m4!1s0x89c3c355f06a92a5:0x25925506798e230c!8m2!3d40.4862157!4d-74.4518188#

Nope. Nowhere near the east coast.

LOL, that was random. I don't think he really thought it was the correct answer.  :-D

I think I got it, but I'll give someone else the chance to go next.
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Re: The Guess That Bridge thread!
« Reply #316 on: April 27, 2021, 09:13:16 AM »

I think I got it, but I'll give someone else the chance to go next.

It's been three days and I'm stocked up on bridge photos, so I might as well submit my guess:

Grant Marsh Bridge (I-94) in Bismarck, ND, looking southbound towards the Missouri River High Bridge.
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« Reply #317 on: April 27, 2021, 11:18:28 AM »

I think I got it, but I'll give someone else the chance to go next.

It's been three days and I'm stocked up on bridge photos, so I might as well submit my guess:

Grant Marsh Bridge (I-94) in Bismarck, ND, looking southbound towards the Missouri River High Bridge.

Correct!
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Re: The Guess That Bridge thread!
« Reply #318 on: April 27, 2021, 12:07:36 PM »

All right, everybody down*:




*that was my clue, BTW
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Re: The Guess That Bridge thread!
« Reply #319 on: April 27, 2021, 12:20:11 PM »

Mitchell Road Bridge in Pittsford, New York?
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Re: The Guess That Bridge thread!
« Reply #320 on: April 27, 2021, 12:21:57 PM »

Mitchell Road Bridge in Pittsford, New York?

Ha, that was fast. Yes that is correct. Did you pick up on my clue?
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« Reply #321 on: April 27, 2021, 12:22:46 PM »

Mitchell Road Bridge in Pittsford, New York?

Ha, that was fast. Yes that is correct. Did you pick up on my clue?

Exactly. The clue, combined with your location, is how I got it.

I'll post a picture in a little while.
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Re: The Guess That Bridge thread!
« Reply #322 on: April 27, 2021, 12:24:44 PM »

Mitchell Road Bridge in Pittsford, New York?

Ha, that was fast. Yes that is correct. Did you pick up on my clue?

Exactly. The clue, combined with your location, is how I got it.

Darn, I was hoping it would be a little tougher! I'll have to be more creative with my canal clues in the future, or not give a clue at all.
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« Reply #323 on: April 27, 2021, 12:27:45 PM »

Took this picture myself in 2005. (This is one piece of a larger picture; if I used the whole picture, it would be too easy.)

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Re: The Guess That Bridge thread!
« Reply #324 on: April 27, 2021, 01:23:09 PM »

Mitchell Road Bridge in Pittsford, New York?

Ha, that was fast. Yes that is correct. Did you pick up on my clue?

Exactly. The clue, combined with your location, is how I got it.

Darn, I was hoping it would be a little tougher! I'll have to be more creative with my canal clues in the future, or not give a clue at all.

Can you explain the clue for the uninformed?
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