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T&W - Raisin River Bridge

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Photo scanned by Don Harrison

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs (CC BY-NC-ND)

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BH Photo #292792

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Description 

Middle Bridge in the Triple Bridge

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Raisin River on Toledo & Western RR (abandoned)
Location
Blissfield, Lenawee County, Michigan
Status
Removed
History
Built 1901, railroad abandoned 1935, bridge removed sometime thereafter; was middle bridge in the "Blissfield Triple Bridge"
Railroads
- Interurban
- Toledo & Western Railroad (T&W)
Design
Through truss
Also called
Blissfield Interurban Bridge
Blissfield Triple Bridge
Lenawee Triple Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.83435, -83.86651   (decimal degrees)
41°50'04" N, 83°51'59" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/261976/4635357 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Blissfield
Inventory number
BH 52053 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 11, 2018: New photo from Dana and Kay Klein
  • September 2, 2014: New photo from Luke
  • April 12, 2012: Added by Frank Hicks

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