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Ransom Road - Maple River Bridge

Photos 

Ransom Road - Maple River Bridge

Lansing State Journal: January 29 1968

BH Photo #450052

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pony truss bridge over Maple River on Ransom Road
Location
Gratiot County, Michigan
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Collapsed in 1968; NBI shows replacement in 1985
Design
4-panel, pinned Half-hip Pratt pony truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.15201, -84.44753   (decimal degrees)
43°09'07" N, 84°26'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/707538/4780858 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 85608 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Gratiot County, Michigan (12)
Half-hip Pratt pony truss (503)
Lost (24,730)
Lost 1968 (84)
Lost during 1960s (740)
Michigan (1,125)
Owned by county (20,783)
Pony truss (16,184)
Pratt pony truss (3,637)
Pratt truss (9,296)
Replaced by new bridge (16,574)
Truss (32,782)

Update Log 

  • June 19, 2019: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added truss type
  • June 19, 2019: Added by Melissa Brand-Welch

Sources 

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

Comments 

Ransom Road - Maple River Bridge
Posted June 19, 2019, by Melissa Brand-Welch (melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com)

Thanks Tony!