Rating:
3 votes

Turner Road Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by John Berry in April 2011

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BH Photo #198714

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Parker through truss bridge over Grand River on Turner Road
Location
Ionia County, Michigan
Status
Closed to all traffic
History
Built. 1910; rehabilitated 1969
Builder
- Wynkoop & McGormley of Lansing, Michigan
Design
Pin-connected, 9-panel Parker through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 201.8 ft.
Total length: 208.0 ft.
Deck width: 18.7 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 19.6 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.79975, -84.87622   (decimal degrees)
42°47'59" N, 84°52'34" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/673670/4740765 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Portland South
Inventory numbers
MINBI 34304H00028B010 (Michigan bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory 2010 and before)
BH 20067 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 3, 2011: New photos from John Berry
  • April 23, 2011: Updated by Tony Dillon: Corrected date and added builder

Sources 

Comments 

Turner Road Bridge
Posted April 27, 2011, by Tony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Would like to see this one given the love like it's near twin the Kent Street Bridge.

Turner Road Bridge
Posted April 27, 2011, by John Berry (jberry3479 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Few pictures taken with a Blackberry. Going to hed back there soon and get some better pictures

Turner Road Bridge
Posted April 26, 2011, by John Berry (jberry3479 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

I have some pictures if your interested. They were taken with a blackberry but plan on heading out there again to get some with a real camera

Grand River Bridge
Posted July 5, 2010, by James Simmons

Ill try to photograph it when I get up there at the end of the month.