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Flint River Bridge

Photo 

Flint River Bridge

Photo from old postcard

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BH Photo #508143

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Flint River on W Vienna Road
Location
Montrose, Genesee County, Michigan
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
late 1870s - early 1880s based on design elements
Builder
- Smith Bridge Co. of Toledo, Ohio
Design
11 panel Whipple through truss made of wrought iron
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.17605, -83.87787   (decimal degrees)
43°10'34" N, 83°52'40" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/266093/4784386 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 94474 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 24, 2021: Updated by Art Suckewer: added builder, approximate build date, and truss type
  • September 24, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Art Suckewer - Asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com