Historic Bridge Weekend 2014

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Ashmun Street Bridge (Chippewa County, Michigan)
Built 1935; rehabilitated 1998
Tied steel arch bridge over Power Canal on Business I-75 in Sault Ste. Marie
Open to traffic

Blue Bridge (Kent County, Michigan)
Built 1892
Pratt through truss bridge over Grand River on formerly the Grand Rapids and Indiana Railroad, currently, a pedestrian path
Open to pedestrians

Bridge Street Bridge (Ionia County, Michigan)
Built 1890 by the Groton Bridge Co.; rehabilitated 1990
Through truss bridge over Grand River on Bridge Street in Portland
Open to one-way traffic

Burroughs Street Bridge (Ionia County, Michigan)
Built 1905 in Kent County by the Groton Bridge Co.; relocated here in 1995
Warren pony truss with alternating verticals bridge over Looking Glass River on Portland Riverwalk
Open to pedestrians only

Calhoun County Historic Bridge Park Bridge #1 - 133rd Avenue Bridge (Calhoun County, Michigan)
Built 1897 over Rabbit River in Allegan County, MI and carried 133 Ave. Rehabilitated and Relocated to the H.B.P. in 1999.
Pratt pony truss bridge over Dickinson Creek on a pedestrian path in the Historic Bridge Park
Open to pedestrians

Calhoun County Historic Bridge Park Bridge #2 - 20 Mile Road Bridge (Calhoun County, Michigan)
Built 1906; Replaced by new bridge in 1996 and relocated to the Calhoun County Historic Bridge Park
Relocated Pratt pony truss bridge originally over St Joseph River on 20 Mile Road, now relocated to Historic Bridge Park in Calhoun County and restored as a pedestrian bridge
Relocated and open to pedestrians

Calhoun County Historic Bridge Park Bridge #3 - Gale Road Bridge (Calhoun County, Michigan)
Built 1897
Pratt through truss bridge over Dickinson Creek on a pedestrian path in the Historic Bridge Park
Open to pedestrians

Calhoun County Historic Bridge Park Bridge #4 - Bauer Road Bridge (Calhoun County, Michigan)
Built 1880 over Looking Glass River in Clinton County, MI. Later rehabilitated and relocated to its current location.
Pratt through truss bridge over Dickinson Creek on a pedestrian path in the Historic Bridge Park
Open to pedestrians

Calhoun County Historic Bridge Park Bridge #5 - Dixon's Bridge (Calhoun County, Michigan)
Built 1891
Stone arch bridge over Dickinson Creek on the Norfolk Southern/Amtrak Railroad
Open to traffic

Calhoun County Historic Bridge Park Bridge #6 - Charlotte Highway Bridge (Calhoun County, Michigan)
Built 1886 over the Grand River in Ionia County, MI and carried the Charlotte Highway. It was rehabilitated and relocated to the H.B.P. in 2005-06
Whipple through truss bridge over Bridge Park Drive on a pedestrian path in the Historic Bridge Park
Open to pedestrians

Camelback Bridge (St. Joseph County, Michigan)
Built 1922. Bypassed with new bridge in 1989. Reported to be the longest concrete "camelback" bridge in the US.
Concrete curved chord through girder bridge over St Joseph River on formerly US-12
Open to pedestrians

Cut River Bridge (Mackinac County, Michigan)
Built 1947; rehabilitated 2008
Deck truss bridge over Cut River on US 2
Open to traffic

Grand River Bridge (Kent County, Michigan)
Built 1927; rehabilitated 1976
Concrete arch bridge over Grand River on M-45 (Fulton Street) in Grand Rapids
Open to traffic

International Bridge (Chippewa County, Michigan)
Built 1963
Cantilevered arch bridge over St. Mary River on I-75 at Sault Ste. Marie
Open to traffic

Kent Street Bridge (Ionia County, Michigan)
Built in 1907 by Wynkoop & McGormley; relocated to Portland Riverwalk Trail
Parker through truss bridge over Grand River on Portland Riverwalk Trail
Relocated and restored

Kent Trail - Grand River Bridge (Kent County, Michigan)
Built 1894; fixed in place 1907; railroad was abandoned 1975
Pratt through truss bridge over Grand River on Kent Trail (formerly LS&MS RR)
Open to pedestrians

Mackinac Bridge (Emmet County, Michigan)
Opened Nov. 1, 1957
Suspension bridge over the Straits of Mackinac on I-75 at Mackinaw City
Open to traffic

Marantette Bridge (St. Joseph County, Michigan)
Built in the late 1800s
Pratt through truss bridge over St. Joseph River on S. Railroad Street
Closed to all traffic

New Richmond Bridge (Allegan County, Michigan)
Built 1879 by the Milwaukee Bridge & Iron Co.; closed to traffic 1997; rehabilitated as pedestrian bridge 2003
Pony truss swing bridge over Kalamazoo River on 57th Street
Open to pedestrians

NS - Grand River Swing Bridge (Kent County, Michigan)
Built 1901-1903 by American Bridge Co. and Detroit Bridge and Iron Works, northernmost span replaced 1908, southernmost span replaced 1922
Pratt through truss bridge over Grand River on Norfolk Southern RR (formerly Pere Marquette RR)
Open to traffic

Old North Park Steet Bridge (Kent County, Michigan)
Built 1904 as part of a five span bridge (North Park Bridge) over the Grand River, N.P.B. closed and was replaced in 1988, however, one span was saved and relocated to current location
Pratt through truss bridge over a pond on a pedestrian path in Riverside Park
Open to pedestrians

Pearl Street Bridge (Kent County, Michigan)
Built 1922 by Koss Construction Co.; rehabilitated 1983
Open spandrel arch bridge over Grand River on Pearl Street in Grand Rapids
Open to traffic

Sault Ste. Marie International Rail Bridge (Chippewa County, Michigan)
Built 1887; Swing span added 1895; Bascule spans added 1913; Vertical lift added 1960.
Camelback through truss bridge over St Mary's River / Soo Locks on a railroad crossing connecting to Canadian rail system
Open to traffic

Second Street Bridge (Allegan County, Michigan)
Built 1886 by the King Iron Bridge Co.; rehabilitated 1982
Whipple through truss bridge over Kalamazoo River on Second Street in Allegan
Open to traffic

Sixth Street Bridge (Kent County, Michigan)
Built 1886 by the Massillon Bridge Co.; rehabilitated 1978
Through truss bridge over Grand River on Sixth Street in Grand Rapids
Open to traffic