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US61 Pigeon River International Bridge

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Fair Use

BH Photo #419255

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Parker through truss bridge over Pigeon River on US 61
Location
Grand Portage, Cook County, Minnesota
Status
Replaced by a new bridge in a different location
History
Built 1930; Replaced1962
Design
Parker through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+48.01045, -89.70821   (decimal degrees)
48°00'38" N, 89°42'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/298028/5321011 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Pigeon Point
Inventory number
BH 62382 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 14, 2018: Updated by Matt Lohry: Corrected bridge location--the old bridge was located in the community of Pigeon River, about 8 miles upriver from the current border crossing (about 5.8 miles west as the crow flies)
  • March 13, 2018: New photos from Luke
  • August 8, 2014: Added by Luke

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