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Big Hill Road Bridge

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Overview
Pony truss bridge over Fawn River on Big Hill Road
Location
St. Joseph County, Michigan
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1905
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 82.0 ft.
Total length: 84.0 ft.
Deck width: 16.1 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.76361, -85.38889   (decimal degrees)
41°45'49" N, 85°23'20" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/633923/4624785 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Sturgis
Average daily traffic (as of 2003)
15
Inventory numbers
MINBI 78304H00014B010 (Michigan bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory 2010 and before)
MINEW 10334 (Michigan bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory 2011 and later)
BH 20239 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of November 2017)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 94.9 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • July 8, 2013: Updated by Nathan Holth: This bridge has been demolished and replaced.

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