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CSX - Kalamazoo River Bridge

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CSX - Kalamazoo River Bridge

Michigan

Photo taken by Douglas Butler

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BH Photo #294583

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Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Kalamazoo River on CSX Railroad
Location
Allegan County, Michigan
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1907 by the American Bridge Co.
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroad
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
Design
Deck plate girder swing
Dimensions
Total length: 435.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.65139, -86.10721   (decimal degrees)
42°39'05" N, 86°06'26" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/573180/4722489 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hamilton West
Inventory number
BH 56738 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Allegan County, Michigan (21)
American Bridge Co. (1,191)
Built 1907 (599)
Built during 1900s (6,349)
CSX Railroad (1,265)
Deck girder (4,598)
Girder (8,171)
Michigan (886)
Movable (2,712)
Navigable waterway (2,003)
Open (36,894)
Owned by railroad (9,957)
Plate girder (6,273)
Railroad (13,233)
Swing (1,251)
Total length 250-500 feet (4,671)

Update Log 

  • June 23, 2013: Added by James Baughn

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