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Dix Avenue Bridge (Old)

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Dix Avenue Bridge (Old)

Replaced

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in October 2018

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BH Photo #435880

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Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Rouge River on Dix Avenue
Location
Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan
Status
Replaced in 1927
History
Replaced in 1927
Design
Through truss swing
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.29597, -83.15070   (decimal degrees)
42°17'45" N, 83°09'03" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/322707/4684877 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 83078 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Detroit, Michigan (27)
Lost (19,998)
Lost 1927 (38)
Lost during 1920s (329)
Michigan (936)
Movable (2,775)
Replaced by new bridge (13,248)
Swing (1,319)
Through truss (13,262)
Truss (30,022)
Wayne County, Michigan (79)

Update Log 

  • October 12, 2018: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • October 10, 2018: Added by Douglas Butler

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