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East Channel Saginaw River Bridge

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Photo taken by Douglas Butler in November 2014

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BH Photo #337719

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Overview
Bascule bridge over East Channel Saginaw River on M-13/M-84 (Lafayette Avenue) in Bay City
Location
Bay County, Michigan
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1938; rehabilitated 1987
Builder
- Scherzer Rolling Lift Bridge Co. of Chicago, Illinois
Design
Bascule
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 185.0 ft.
Total length: 452.1 ft.
Deck width: 29.9 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on November 30, 1999
Also called
Veterans Memorial Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.57958, -83.89961   (decimal degrees)
43°34'46" N, 83°53'59" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/265885/4829265 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bay City
Inventory numbers
NRHP 99001465 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
MINBI 09109032000B010 (Michigan bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory 2010 and before)
MINEW 00586 (Michigan bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory 2011 and later)
BH 19963 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 09/2009)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 68.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
19,666

Update Log 

  • May 10, 2017: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • September 18, 2015: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • June 19, 2014: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • November 14, 2013: New Street View added by J.P.

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