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Bill Nicholls Trail - E. Branch Firesteel River Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Deck GirderBridge over E. Branch Firesteel River on Bill Nicholls Trail
Location
Ontonagon County, Michigan
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1899
Railroad
- Copper Range Railroad (COPR)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 516.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+46.78653, -89.00709   (decimal degrees)
46°47'12" N, 89°00'26" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/346804/5183398 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Greenland
Inventory number
BH 70049 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (7,624)
Built 1899 (400)
Built during 1890s (2,996)
Continuous (2,498)
Copper Range Railroad (6)
Deck girder (5,775)
Girder (10,296)
Michigan (1,146)
Ontonagon County, Michigan (11)
Open (39,975)
Owned by county (20,846)
Plate girder (7,980)
Rail-to-trail (1,559)
Railroad (15,600)
Span length 50-75 feet (10,103)
Total length 500-1000 feet (2,877)

Update Log 

  • November 19, 2015: Added by John Marvig

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