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Old North Park Steet Bridge

Photos 

side view (looking E) of restored old north park bridge span

http://faculty.tcc.fl.edu/scma/carrj/Bridges/oldnorth.html

View this photo at faculty.tcc.fl.edu

BH Photo #194312

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pratt through truss bridge over a pond on a pedestrian path in Riverside Park
Location
Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan
Status
Open to pedestrians
History
Built 1904 as part of a five span bridge (North Park Bridge) over the Grand River, N.P.B. closed and was replaced in 1988, however, one span was saved and relocated to current location
Builder
- New Jersey Bridge Co.
Design
Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.01317, -85.67099   (decimal degrees)
43°00'47" N, 85°40'16" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/608303/4763134 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cedar Springs SW
Inventory number
BH 48270 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 23, 2016: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added category "Pin-connected"
  • February 26, 2011: Added by James McCray

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