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MQT - Manistee River Swing Bridge

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C&O Railroad Manistee River swing bridge

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Photo taken by Douglas Butler

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BH Photo #294497

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Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Manistee River on Marquette Rail, Former C&O Railroad/Pere Marquette/Michigan East and West Railway line in Manistee
Location
Manistee, Manistee County, Michigan
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1937
Railroads
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
- Chesapeake & Ohio Railway (C&O; CO)
- Marquette Rail (MQT)
- Pere Marquette Railway (PM)
Design
Deck plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.25191, -86.31761   (decimal degrees)
44°15'07" N, 86°19'03" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/554478/4900078 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Parkdale
Inventory number
BH 42569 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 27, 2020: Updated by John Marvig: added build date from rrshs.org
  • June 30, 2017: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • May 4, 2016: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • December 28, 2015: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • September 19, 2014: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • May 17, 2009: Essay added by James Norwood

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