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Prairie River M-86 Bridge

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Overview
Pony truss bridge over Prairie River on M-86
Location
St. Joseph County, Michigan
Status
Relocated to Cass County and replaced in 2018
History
Built 1923; rehabilitated 1938; relocated 2018
Design
Parker pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 89.9 ft.
Total length: 89.9 ft.
Deck width: 26.9 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on February 4, 2000
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.91889, -85.48167   (decimal degrees)
41°55'08" N, 85°28'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/625905/4641885 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Nottawa
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
4,825
Inventory numbers
NRHP 00000044 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
MINBI 78178061000B030 (Michigan bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory 2010 and before)
MINEW 10283 (Michigan bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory 2011 and later)
BH 20250 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2017)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Excellent (9 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Excellent (9 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 99.3 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • September 20, 2018: Updated by Mike Kerkau: Bridge has been moved to a new location in Cass County
  • December 20, 2010: New Street View added by Matthew Lohry

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Comments 

Prairie River M-86 Bridge
Posted September 20, 2018, by Mike Kerkau (mjkerkau [at] gmail [dot] com)

Page for the bridge in its new location: http://bridgehunter.com/mi/cass/bh82914/