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Sherwood Bridge

Photo 

1908 postcard view

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BH Photo #532197

Facts 

Overview
Lost pair of Pratt pony truss bridges over Battle Creek on Sherwood Highway
Location
Eaton County, Michigan
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Design
Pair of separate Pratt pony truss spans over two channels of Battle Creek
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.44554, -84.98120   (decimal degrees)
42°26'44" N, 84°58'52" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/666023/4701220 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 98194 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

2-panel truss (43)
Eaton County, Michigan (30)
Half-hip Pratt pony truss (601)
Lost (30,053)
Lost 1981 (111)
Lost during 1980s (1,569)
Michigan (1,428)
One-lane traffic (8,004)
Pin-connected (5,065)
Pony truss (17,239)
Pratt pony truss (4,026)
Pratt truss (10,545)
Replaced by new bridge (20,456)
Truss (36,814)

Update Log 

  • May 29, 2022: Added by Paul Plassman

Sources 

  • Paul Plassman