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Ninth Street Bridge

Photo 

9th St Bridge

Photo from old postcard

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BH Photo #496448

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Thunder Bay River on 9th Street
Location
Alpena, Alpena County, Michigan
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Replaced 1971
Builder
- Smith Bridge Co. of Toledo, Ohio (Possible Fabricator)
Design
7-panel, pinned Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+45.07082, -83.43753   (decimal degrees)
45°04'15" N, 83°26'15" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/308122/4993708 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 92906 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 15, 2022: Updated by Paul Plassman: Added builder & categories "7-panel truss", "A-frame portal", "Pin-connected", "Lattice Railing"
  • April 27, 2021: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added truss type
  • April 27, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com