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Ecorse River Bridge

Photos 

Historical Photo, 1916.

Photo taken by Engineering News

License: Released into public domain

BH Photo #415498

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bridge over Ecorse Creek on Biddle /Jefferson Avenue
Location
Wayne County, Michigan
Status
No longer exists
Builders
- Scherzer Rolling Lift Bridge Co. of Chicago, Illinois
- Toledo Bridge & Crane Co. of Toledo, Ohio
Design
Deck plate girder, rolling lift bascule double leaf.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 67.0 ft.
Deck width: 32.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.23493, -83.14806   (decimal degrees)
42°14'06" N, 83°08'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/322754/4678094 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Wyandotte
Inventory number
BH 69942 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 9, 2018: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • January 2, 2018: Updated by Nathan Holth: Added details and photos.
  • November 11, 2015: Added by Douglas Butler

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