The Stone Arch Bridge is a former railroad bridge crossing the Mississippi River at Saint Anthony Falls in downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota. It was originally a railroad bridge but is now a pedestrian/bicycle path. A walk across provides great views of the city, particularly at night.
A monochrome image of the shadows of a walkway bridge in Minneapolis, Minnesota
The Third Avenue Bridge is a landmark structure of the city of Minneapolis, Minnesota, originally known as the St. Anthony Falls Bridge. It carries road traffic across the Mississippi River and upper fringes of Saint Anthony Falls.
Stone Arch Bridge was built between 1881 and 1883 to carry the Minneapolis Union Railroad over the Mississippi River just below St. Anthony Falls in Minneapolis. Originally the bridge had 23 limestone arches with spans ranging from 40 to 98 feet.
The Stone Arch Bridge is a former railroad bridge crossing the Mississippi River at Saint Anthony Falls in downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota. It is the only arched bridge made of stone on the entire Mississippi River.
A converted slide image of viewing Minneapolis skyline through the trees circa 1980
A layer of clouds over the sparse Minneapolis skyline circa 1980
A converted slide image of Minneapolis circa 1980 ….
Working on a project to convert old slides from all over the world to digital images. Due to the age of the slides the conversion is not of high quality, but the subject of the images is quite interesting – especially with the changes in the landscape over passage of time.
Here is the Minneapolis skyline circa 1980 …..
A farewell to Minneapolis with its lights reflecting on the Mississippi River at night
Walking along the lighted Stone Arch Bridge with the skyline of Minneapolis at night
The Stone Arch Bridge in Minneapolis looks picturesque during the day but lighting on it at night makes it spectacular
A surreal night scene at Mississippi River in Minneapolis …
A view of the Third Avenue Bridge and the night sky from the Stone Arch Bridge in Minneapolis
The Pillsbury Flour Mill neon sign and the lighted Stone Arch Bridge create colorful reflections on the Mississippi River in Minneapolis
Walking on the Stone Arch Bridge at night provides a lighted view of the Minneapolis skyline
The glow of lighted Stone Arch Bridge on the Mississippi River in Minneapolis
The lighted arches of the Stone Arch Bridge in Minneapolis with the historic Pillsbury Flour Mill A create a spectacular sight at night
Situated on the east bank of the Mississippi in Minneapolis, Minnesota, the Pillsbury Flour Mill took advantage of the power produced by St. Anthony Falls to produce 17,500 barrels of flour per day. Pillsbury A Mill was added to the list of National Historic Landmarks in 1966. Of the four large flour mills in the city during the peak of Minneapolis’s reign as the milling capital of the country, the Pillsbury A Mill is the only one remaining.
The lighted arches of the Stone Arch Bridge frame at night the historic Pillsbury A Mill in Minneapolis.
The Pillsbury A Mill, constructed in 1881, was once the largest and most advanced flour mill in the world.