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Bell Road Bridge

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File:BellRoadHuronRiverBridgeWashtenawCountyMI.jpg

Photo taken by Wikipedia user Andrew Jameson

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BH Photo #275754

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Huron River on Bell Road
Location
Dover, Washtenaw County, Michigan
Status
Bridge was lifted off of the river and placed beside the road. Road is closed with no replacement bridge.
History
Built 1891 by the Wrought Iron Bridge Co.
Builder
- Wrought Iron Bridge Co. of Canton, Ohio
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 104.0 ft.
Total length: 107.9 ft.
Deck width: 13.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on November 29, 1996
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.40158, -83.90875   (decimal degrees)
42°24'06" N, 83°54'31" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/260615/4698464 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Pinckney
Inventory numbers
NRHP 96001380 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
MINBI 81304H00012B010 (Michigan bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory 2010 and before)
BH 20258 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 27, 2017: Updated by Dave King: Added categories "Pin-connected", "A-frame portal"
  • November 13, 2016: New photos from Rick McOmber
  • January 16, 2015: New photo from Jim Allen
  • October 13, 2014: New photos from Janis Ford
  • February 23, 2014: Photo imported by Dave King
  • July 23, 2009: Updated by Anthony Dillon

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Comments 

Bell Road Bridge
Posted June 26, 2012, by Janis Ford (jford3 [at] columbus [dot] rr [dot] com)

Photos taken 11/13/10