Mesker Park Zoo Foot Bridge – Evansville IN

Description

Concrete deck footbridge over a small ravine, abutments, two feet high on both sides with squars piers on each end, abutments built of brick faced with rock facestone, capped with limestone. Article in Evansville Courier 1/30/38 may refer to Works Progress Administration (WPA) building these in 1937. Additional work done by the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC).

Source notes

DNR Historic Site and Structures Inventory; Knox Co Interim Report 

Project originally submitted by Indiana DNR, Division of Historic Preservation and Archaeology on September 8, 2015.

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Location Info


Mesker Park Dr.
Evansville, IN 47720

Coordinates: 38.020468, -87.616983

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