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Michigan Avenue Bridge (1894)

Photos 

Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

BH Photo #464846

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Iron arch bridge over Grand River on Michigan Avenue
Location
Lansing, Ingham County, Michigan
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1894; replaced 1975
Design
Iron arch
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.73358, -84.54958   (decimal degrees)
42°44'01" N, 84°32'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/700595/4734141 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 87762 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (7,396)
Arch (11,948)
Built 1894 (235)
Built during 1890s (2,939)
Deck arch (11,191)
Ingham County, Michigan (26)
Iron arch (13)
Lansing, Michigan (13)
Lost (24,089)
Lost 1975 (83)
Lost during 1970s (745)
Michigan (1,117)
Replaced by new bridge (16,074)

Update Log 

  • January 14, 2020: New photos from Nathan Holth
  • January 12, 2020: New photo from Luke

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Michigan Avenue Bridge (1894)
Posted January 14, 2020, by Nathan Holth (webmaster [at] historicbridges [dot] org)

Portions of the stone substructure of this bridge were retained and used in the replacement bridge.