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Limerick Road Bridge

Photos 

North Elevation, View South West

Photo taken by Dietrich Floeter for the Historic American Engineering Record

View photos at Library of Congress

BH Photo #310970

Map 

Description 

With a main span of 26.82m (88'), this is among the longest known surviving Overhead Through Truss Bridges in Michigan.

-- Historic American Engineering Record

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Pigeon River on Limerick Road
Location
Huron County, Michigan
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1900; Replaced 1995
Builder
- King Bridge Co. of Cleveland, Ohio
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 87.9 ft.
Total length: 89.9 ft.
Deck width: 13.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.91768, -83.24345   (decimal degrees)
43°55'04" N, 83°14'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/319883/4865176 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Rush Lake
Inventory numbers
MINBI 32304C00020B010 (Michigan bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory 2010 and before)
BH 65131 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 29, 2014: Added by Dave King

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • HAER MI-74 - Limerick Road Bridge, Spanning Pigeon River, Caseville, Huron County, MI