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Fisher Bridge

Photos 

Overview

Photo taken by James Baughn

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BH Photo #240752

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Warren pony truss bridge over Little Two Hearted River on Fisher Bridge Road (CR 501).
Location
Luce County, Michigan
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1913
Design
Warren pony truss with alternating verticals
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 40.0 ft.
Total length: 42.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.4 ft.
Also called
Little Two Hearted River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+46.65139, -85.37306   (decimal degrees)
46°39'05" N, 85°22'23" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/624490/5167710 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Betsy Lake North
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
10
Inventory numbers
MINBI 48200007000B010 (Michigan bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory 2010 and before)
MINEW 05913 (Michigan bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory 2011 and later)
BH 20115 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2018)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 28.7 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • October 2, 2012: New photos from James Baughn

Sources 

Comments 

Little Two Hearted River Bridge
Posted August 30, 2015, by James Moore (Big_Ford_Country [at] yahoo [dot] com)

On a recent backwoods trip through the U.P. we found this little gem. I felt like I was back in 1970 as a kid driving backroads with my dad. We stopped for a walk and stretch break. Then headed back up to the big lake.