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Bridge Street- Flat River (Older)

Photo 

Circa 1911

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BH Photo #416796

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Flat River on Bridge Street
Location
Belding, Ionia County, Michigan
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Builder
- Massillon Bridge Co. of Massillon, Ohio (Likely Fabricator)
Design
8-panel, pinned Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.09974, -85.22818   (decimal degrees)
43°05'59" N, 85°13'41" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/644185/4773414 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Belding
Inventory number
BH 80222 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 29, 2019: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added truss type and fixed stuff
  • January 23, 2018: Added by Dana and Kay Klein

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Comments 

Bridge Street- Flat River (Older)
Posted October 30, 2019, by Mike Kerkau (mjkerkau [at] gmail [dot] com)

The 1992 NBI has a bridge listing for this location with a build year of 1940 - obviously, that can't be for THIS bridge, so that'd have to be when this one was replaced.