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Washington Avenue Bridge (Old)

Photos 

Lansing Circa 1910

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BH Photo #374855

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Deck arch bridge over Grand River on S. Washington Avenue
Location
Lansing, Ingham County, Michigan
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Design
Deck arch
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.72457, -84.55231   (decimal degrees)
42°43'28" N, 84°33'08" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/700400/4733134 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lansing South
Inventory number
BH 74993 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Arch (12,098)
Deck arch (11,337)
Ingham County, Michigan (27)
Lansing, Michigan (13)
Lost (24,723)
Lost 1987 (205)
Lost during 1980s (1,370)
Michigan (1,124)
Owned by city (5,399)
Replaced by new bridge (16,572)

Update Log 

  • April 9, 2020: New photo from Tony Dillon
  • December 16, 2017: New photo from Dana and Kay Klein
  • December 31, 2016: Added by Dana and Kay Klein

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Comments 

Washington Avenue Bridge (Old)
Posted January 14, 2020, by Nathan Holth (webmaster [at] historicbridges [dot] org)

This bridge replaced a WIBC bowstring, if one of the other editors has more time than me, feel free to create its own page, photo attached.