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Sixth Street Bridge

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Sixth Street Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in August 2011

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BH Photo #208032

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Overview
Through truss bridge over Grand River on Sixth Street in Grand Rapids
Location
Walker, Kent County, Michigan
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1886 by the Massillon Bridge Co.; rehabilitated 1978
Builder
- Massillon Bridge Co. of Massillon, Ohio
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 151.9 ft.
Total length: 545.0 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on August 13, 1976
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.97667, -85.67414   (decimal degrees)
42°58'36" N, 85°40'27" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/608110/4759076 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Grand Rapids West
Inventory numbers
NRHP 76001030 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
MINBI 414278400210B01 (Michigan bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory 2010 and before)
MINEW 05192 (Michigan bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory 2011 and later)
BH 20096 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/2009)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 9.1 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2002)
6,000

Update Log 

  • December 23, 2016: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added category "Pin-connected"
  • August 8, 2011: New photos from C Hanchey
  • February 26, 2011: New Street View added by James McCray

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