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Pere Marquette - Black River Bridge (Old)

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Photo taken by Industrial History

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #489619

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Black River on Pere Marquette Railroad
Location
Port Huron, St. Clair County, Michigan
Status
Demolished
History
Replaced 1930
Railroads
- Pere Marquette Railroad
- Pere Marquette Railway (PM)
Design
Through truss swing
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.97422, -82.42116   (decimal degrees)
42°58'27" N, 82°25'16" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/384114/4758932 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Port Huron
Inventory number
BH 73262 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Lost (25,008)
Lost 1930 (79)
Lost during 1930s (635)
Michigan (1,146)
Movable (2,989)
Pere Marquette Railroad (4)
Pere Marquette Railway (34)
Pin-connected (3,925)
Port Huron, Michigan (14)
Railroad (15,607)
St. Clair County, Michigan (31)
Swing (1,466)
Through truss (15,199)
Truss (32,986)

Update Log 

  • February 6, 2021: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • January 28, 2021: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • September 13, 2019: Updated by Jeff Wieland: Fixed type in overview
  • August 22, 2016: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • August 20, 2016: Added by Douglas Butler

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Sources 

  • Douglas Butler
  • Jeff Wieland