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MUR - Galesburg Viaduct

Photos 

Historical Photo

Photo taken by Nathan Holth

BH Photo #505037

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over Michigan Central Railroad (Today Amtrak) on Interurban Railroad
Location
Kalamazoo County, Michigan
Status
Removed but not replaced
Railroads
- Interurban
- Michigan Central Railroad (MC)
- Michigan United Railway (MUR)
- New York Central Railroad (NYC)
Design
Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Total length: 780.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.29258, -85.41153   (decimal degrees)
42°17'33" N, 85°24'41" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/630950/4683483 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 94122 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 27, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • August 27, 2021: Updated by Luke: Corrected GPS per maps; Added railroads
  • August 27, 2021: Added by Nathan Holth