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Index of Bridges

Contents of this page:

[Monier Arches (built)] [Girder bridges, Victoria, extant 1998] [Girder bridges, Victoria, replaced by 1998] [Bridges, South Australia] [Bridges, other than concrete] [Bridge projects, not built]

For many of the bridges known to be extant, I have been able to identify coordinates from Google Maps. Some of the bridges have been by-passed and exist alongside the new road. In such cases it is possible to see the historic structure by manipulating "street view".

 

Monash & Anderson's Monier Arch Bridges

MAP

Bridge Name Date Municipality
(present)
Coordinates Information
Anderson St. "Morell." (attrib. Carter Gummow & Co.) 1899 Melbourne. -37.8275, 144.9850 Story Photo
Fyansford. 1900 Greater Geelong-Golden Plains. -38.1420, 144.3087 Story Photo
Wheeler's. 1900 Hepburn. -37.3230, 143.8916 Story Photo
Oak St. 1901 Greater Bendigo.   Story
First King's. 1901 Greater Bendigo.   Story
Booth St. 1901 Greater Bendigo. -36.769847, 144.261839 Story Photo1 Photo2 Photo3
High St. 1901 Greater Bendigo. -36.769628, 144.263867 Story
Wade St. 1901 Greater Bendigo. -36.77042, 144.26082 Story Photo
Scott's Ck Culvert. 1901 Moorabool.   Story
Second King's. (Weeroona Ave). 1902 Greater Bendigo. -36.74364, 144.29165 Story Photo
Abbott St. 1902 Greater Bendigo. -36.758347, 144.289917 Story
Myrtle St. 1902 Greater Bendigo.   Story
Thistle St. 1902 Greater Bendigo. -36.76837, 144.26710 Story
Barber's Creek. 1901 Whittlesea. -37.57440, 145.10448 Story Photo
Wollert. 1901 Whittlesea. -37.59590, 145.05357 Story Photo
Coliban. 1902 Macedon Ranges. -37.284840, 144.397248 Story Photo
Ford's Creek. 1903 Delatite.   Story Photo Drg
Ballan. 1905 Moorabool.   Notes
Porepunkah. 1913 Alpine. -36.69700, 146.89393 Story Photo

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JM's girder bridges, Victoria, extant 1998
(as in Alves, L. et al. Monash Bridges)

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Bridge Name Date Municipality
(present)
Coordinates Information
Elwood - St Kilda St 1905 Bayside -37.8859, 144.99173 Story Photo 1 Photo 2
Elwood - Brickwood St 1906 Bayside -37.890652, 144.99856 Story Photo
Elwood - New St 1907 Bayside -37.88821, 144.99624 Story
Staughton Vale 1907 Greater Geelong (on private property)   Story
Gellies 1907 Hume -37.584136, 144.76813 Story Photo
Excelsior 1909 Hepburn -37.212951, 144.1008 Story Photo
Benalla 1910 Delatite -36.55238, 145.98134 Story Photo
Holden 1910 Hume -37.62543, 144.7784 Story Photo
Coomoora 1909 Hepburn -37.33069, 144.1847 Story
Dare's Culvert 1910 Ararat   Story
Janevale 1911 Loddon -36.825071, 143.89755 Story Photo
Abattoirs Subway 1911 Melbourne -37.790201, 144.923937 Story Photo
Cathcart Road 1912 Ararat   Story
Glenferrie Road 1912 Stonnington -37.837164, 145.032669 (obscured) Story Photo
Edgarley 1913 Ararat -37.54445, 142.801 Story
Cremona 1913 Murrindindi -37.160009, 145.584276 Story Photo
Strathallan No 1 1913 Campaspe   Story Photo
Strathallan No 3 1913 Campaspe -36.25648, 144.73565 Story
Melton 1913 Melton -37.714669, 144.579424 Story Photo
Flemington Road 1913 Melbourne -37.787, 144.9396 (obscured) Story Photo
Darraweit Guim 1914 Macedon Ranges   Story Photo
Maroona 1913 Ararat -37.43866, 142.87095 Story
Kardella 1914 South Gippsland   Story
Outtrim 1914 South Gippsland   Story
Dick's Gully Culvert 1914 Indigo   Story
Hearne's 1914 Mornington Peninsula -38.304824, 145.03138 Story
Estcourt 1914 Indigo   Story Photo
Yeringberg 1914 Yarra Ranges -37.6834, 145.46715 Story
Wattle St 1915 Greater Bendigo -36.763272, 144.273877 Story Photo
Stringybark Ck 1915 Yarra Ranges -37.706092, 145.409728 Story Photo

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JM's girder bridges, Victoria, replaced by 1998

Bridge Name Date Municipality
(at the time)
Former Location Information
Stawell St 1904 East Ballarat Over "Little Bendigo Ck". Story & Photo
Lancefield 1906 Lancefield & Springfield Shires Over Deep Ck on Lancefield - Kilmore road Story & Photos
Elsternwick 1907 joint Brighton & Caulfield Nepean Hwy over Elster Ck Story
McIsaac's 1907 Shire of Kilmore McIvor Rd over Kilmore Ck Story & Photo
Elwood - Marine Pde 1907      
Elwood - Cochrane St 1907 City of Elwood Over Elwood Canal Story & Drawing
Waterford 1908 Shire of Avon Stratford-Dargo Rd over Mitchell River Story & Photos
Elwood - Asling St 1908 City of Elwood Over Elwood Canal Notes
Collins 1909 Shire of Korong Bridgewater-Serpentine Rd over Bulabul Ck Story & Photo
Hamilton 1909 Borough of Hamilton Mount Napier Road over Grange Burn Creek Story
Maribyrnong 1911 joint Essendon & Braybrook Maribyrnong - Raleigh Rds over Maribyrnong Ck Story & Photos
Bungaree 1913 Shire of Bungaree Springs-road, Brown Hill, nr Ballarat over Yarrowee Ck Notes
Shepparton 1913 joint Shepparton & Rodney Shires Over Goulburn River Story & Photos
Strathallan No 2 1913 Shire of Rochester Over a billabong of the Campaspe R. Notes
Bradshaw's Creek 1913 Shire of Ballan Carried former Western Hwy (now Old Melbourne Rd) over E Moorabool R. Notes & Photo
'Wabonga' 1913 Shire of Bright Wobonga Lane, Eurobin [?]. Story & Photos
[Upper] Thornton (Eildon) 1914 Shire of Alexandra Over the Goulburn River Notes & Photo
Tooronga Road 1914? Stonnington Over Gardiner's Ck. Story & Photo
Quinn's, Freeburgh, Porepunkah 1915 Shire of Bright Quinn's was in Bright town over Morse's Ck. The others were over the Ovens River. Story
Baranduda 1918 Staghorn Flat, Baranduda Over Yackandandah Ck. Story

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Girder bridges built by South Australian Reinforced Concrete Co.

Bridge Name Date Location Coordinates Information
Hindmarsh River Railway Bridge. 1907 Victor Harbor. -35.5447, 138.6286 Story
Sir William Goodman Bridge
(alias Hindmarsh-Thebarton Tramway Bridge).
1908 Adelaide. -34.90985, 138.57345 Early history 1909
Restoration 2014
Port Bridge (substructure only). 1910 Port Adelaide. Port River Story
Mitcham Bridge. (r.c. deck on existing stone abutments). 1911? Mitcham, South Australia 5062. ? Notes
Reedy Creek Bridge. 1914? Reedy Creek. Palmer, South Australia. Story

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Bridges associated with JM in materials other than reinforced concrete.

Bridge Name Date Location Coordinates Information
Saltwater River Swing Bridge. 1892-95 Footscray / Melbourne. Napier Street over Maribyrnong River Story
King River Bridge (proof engineering). 1900 Tasmania. Between Linda Valley and Crotty (submerged) Story
Davies's Bridge, Creswick (re-decking). 1900 Borough of Creswick. Albert St, Creswick, over Creswick Creek. Story
Tambo River Bridge. 1901 Bruthen.   Story
Barham-Koondrook Bridge. 1904 Barham-Koondrook. -35.63059, 144.12476 Story & photos.
Brief Detailed
Wallen Street Bridge, then known as Swan St Bridge: re-decking. 1905 Hawthorn/Burnley. -37.826565, 145.022460 Story

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Bridge Projects, not built.

Bridge Name Date Location Information
William St, Perth. Monier arch project. 1898 Perth Notes and drgs
Fyansford Bridge Composite Alternative. 1899 Fyansford. Notes and drg
Jamieson Bridge arch project. 1900 Jamieson Notes and drgs
Bacchus Marsh arch bridge project. 1899 Bacchus Marsh Notes and drg
Grant St arch bridge project. 1899-1903 Ballarat Notes and drg
Tambo Bridge Arch Alternative. 1899-1900 Bruthen. Notes and drg
Daylesford arch bridge project. 1900-1901 Daylesford Notes and drgs
Steiglitz arch bridge project. 1900 Steiglitz Notes
Pewley Hill arch bridge project. 1900 near Kooroocheang Notes and drg
Charlton arch bridge project. 1900 Charlton. Notes and drg
Nathalia arch bridge project. 1901 Nathalia. Notes and drg
Ross Road arch bridge project. 1901 Kyneton. Notes and drg
Saltwater Creek arch bridge project. 1901-1902 Melbourne/ Footscray. Notes
Glasgow arch footbridge project. 1903 Ballarat Notes and drg
Malvern arch bridge project. 1904 Malvern. Notes and drg
Short Street arch bridge project. 1905 Bendigo. Notes
Daly's and Donovan's girder bridge projects. 1906-1907 Shires of Romsey and Springfield. Story
Hindmarsh-Thebarton Tram Bridge Arch Alternative. 1908 Adelaide. Notes
Stockyard Creek arch bridge project. 1908-1909 Foster. Notes and drg
Geelong Sewage Aqueduct: Monier arch project. 1912 Geelong. Notes and drgs

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