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West Bridge

Photos 

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Battle Creek on Battle Creek Highway (Currently M-78)
Location
Bellevue, Eaton County, Michigan
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Replaced 1928
Design
Pinned Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.44368, -85.03244   (decimal degrees)
42°26'37" N, 85°01'57" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/661814/4700914 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 97048 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Bellevue, Michigan (2)
Eaton County, Michigan (30)
Lost (29,894)
Lost 1928 (89)
Lost during 1920s (782)
Michigan (1,428)
Pin-connected (5,029)
Pratt through truss (6,223)
Pratt truss (10,529)
Replaced by new bridge (20,332)
Skewed (5,071)
Through truss (17,777)
Truss (36,669)

Update Log 

  • March 14, 2022: Added by Paul Plassman

Sources 

  • Paul Plassman