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Bailey Road Bridge

Photos 

Bailey Road Bridge

Lansing State Journal: November 17 1974

BH Photo #449921

Map 

Description 

Featured unique X style portal bracing.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Grand River on Bailey Road
Location
Eaton County, Michigan
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Built circa 1890; Closed in 1969; Collapsed in 1975 while being Dismantled.
Design
6-panel, pinned Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.62972, -84.61888   (decimal degrees)
42°37'47" N, 84°37'08" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/695247/4722445 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 85582 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Eaton County, Michigan (26)
Lost (24,183)
Lost 1975 (83)
Lost during 1970s (752)
Michigan (1,118)
Owned by county (20,591)
Pratt through truss (5,326)
Pratt truss (9,195)
Through truss (14,889)
Truss (32,503)

Update Log 

  • April 14, 2020: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added truss type
  • June 17, 2019: Added by Melissa Brand-Welch

Sources 

  • Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com