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Main Street Bridge (OLD)

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Photo taken by C.R. Childs

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Overview
Lost Bowstring through truss bridge over St. Joe River on Main St.
Location
Niles, Berrien County, Michigan
Status
No longer exists
Builders
- Simon DeGraff per research James Stewart
- Whipple Patent
Design
Bowstring through truss (Whipple Patent)Cast Iron compression members
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.82988, -86.26015   (decimal degrees)
41°49'48" N, 86°15'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/561435/4631152 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 72298 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 15, 2017: New photo from Dana and Kay Klein
  • May 23, 2016: Added by ArtS