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DJ&C/NYC Overpass

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Photo scanned by Wystan

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #324661

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Michigan Central Railroad on Detroit, Jackson & Chicago Railway (Detroit United Railway)
Location
Michigan Center, Jackson County, Michigan
Status
Removed
History
Built 1896; Removed ca 1929 when service was abandoned.
Railroads
- Ann Arbor & Ypsilanti Street Railway (AA&Y)
- Detroit United Railway (DUR)
- Detroit, Jackson & Chicago Railway (DJ&C)
- Detroit, Ypsilanti & Ann Arbor Railway (DY&AA)
- Detroit, Ypsilanti, Ann Arbor & Jackson Railway (DYAA&J)
- Interurban
- Michigan Central Railroad (MC)
- New York Central Railroad (NYC)
Design
Pinned pratt through truss
Also called
AA&Y/MC Overpass
Ypsi-Ann/MC Overpass
DYAA&J/MC Overpass
DY&AA/MC Overpass
DUR/NYC Overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.23525, -84.30577   (decimal degrees)
42°14'07" N, 84°18'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/722314/4679410 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Michigan Center
Inventory number
BH 67604 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 16, 2015: Added by Luke

Sources 

  • Luke