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Western Gateway Trail - Mine Street Overpass

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Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Mine Street on Western Gateway Trail
Location
Bessemer, Gogebic County, Michigan
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1899
Builder
- Wisconsin Bridge & Iron Co. of Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Railroads
- Minneapolis, St. Paul, & Sault Ste. Marie Railroad (SOO)
- Rail-to-trail
- Soo Line Railroad (SOO)
Design
Pony plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+46.47723, -90.05424   (decimal degrees)
46°28'38" N, 90°03'15" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/726122/5151289 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bessemer
Inventory number
BH 52303 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 28, 2016: Updated by John Marvig: Bridge is now a trail
  • April 30, 2012: Added by Frank Hicks

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