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Central Michigan - Saginaw River Swing Bridge

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Central Michigan Saginaw River Swing Bridge

Saginaw MI

Photo taken by Douglas Butler

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BH Photo #286867

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Overview
Baltimore through truss bridge over Saginaw River on Central Michigan RR
Location
Saginaw, Saginaw County, Michigan
Status
Intact but closed to all traffic
History
Built 1914
Builder
- Wisconsin Bridge & Iron Co. of Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Design
Baltimore through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.42663, -83.94461   (decimal degrees)
43°25'36" N, 83°56'41" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/261650/4812405 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Saginaw
Inventory number
BH 52111 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Baltimore through truss (276)
Baltimore truss (304)
Built 1914 (719)
Built during 1910s (8,803)
Closed (2,442)
Deck girder (4,589)
Girder (8,149)
Have street view (22,550)
Michigan (885)
Movable (2,710)
Owned by railroad (9,932)
Pin-connected (3,298)
Plate girder (6,252)
Railroad (13,196)
Saginaw County, Michigan (28)
Saginaw, Michigan (5)
Swing (1,250)
Through truss (12,944)
Truss (29,538)
Wisconsin Bridge & Iron Co. (125)

Update Log 

  • July 1, 2014: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • September 27, 2013: New Street View added by Dave King
  • April 19, 2012: Added by Frank Hicks

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Comments 

Central Michigan Saginaw River Swing Bridge
Posted September 27, 2013, by mike (mike31_48823 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

This bridge is still in use as of 9-27-13 and has been verified as still open!!!