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Third Street Bridge

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Saginaw River Bridge

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Photo taken by Douglas Butler in November 2014

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BH Photo #324831

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss swing bridge over Saginaw River on Third Street
Location
Bay City, Bay County, Michigan
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1890; Struck and collapsed June 18, 1976
Builder
- Milwaukee Bridge & Iron Works of Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Railroads
- Interurban
- Saginaw-Bay City Railway
Design
Pratt through truss swing
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.60142, -83.89178   (decimal degrees)
43°36'05" N, 83°53'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/266602/4831668 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bay City
Inventory number
BH 67685 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 15, 2022: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • February 12, 2022: New photo from Paul Plassman
  • July 29, 2021: Updated by Nathan Holth: Changed builder from Milwaukee Bridge Company to Milwaukee Bridge and Iron Works, since Milwaukee Bridge Company did not exist until 1902.
  • July 2, 2019: New photos from Mike Kerkau
  • July 1, 2019: New photo from Melissa Brand-Welch
  • March 21, 2019: New photo from Tony Dillon
  • February 5, 2017: New photo from Dana and Kay Klein
  • August 2, 2015: Updated by Luke: Photo + info
  • May 20, 2015: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • May 19, 2015: Added by Douglas Butler

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Comments 

Saginaw River Bridge
Posted May 20, 2015, by Douglas Butler

At one time It was a 3rd street swing bridge in Bay City Michigan.