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Broadway Street Bridge (Old)

Photos 

Broadway Circa 1909

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BH Photo #382071

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Parker Pony truss bridge over St Joseph River on Broadway Street
Location
Union City, Branch County, Michigan
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Replaced bridge lost after March 1907 flood
Design
Parker pony truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.06584, -85.13418   (decimal degrees)
42°03'57" N, 85°08'03" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/654366/4658770 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Union City
Inventory number
BH 76007 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Branch County, Michigan (20)
Built 1908 (712)
Built during 1900s (7,257)
Lost (25,008)
Michigan (1,146)
Owned by city (5,476)
Parker pony truss (383)
Parker truss (1,684)
Pony truss (16,246)
Replaced by new bridge (16,798)
Truss (32,986)
Union City, Michigan (6)

Update Log 

  • April 11, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • August 30, 2020: Updated by Geoff Hubbs: Updated history
  • March 22, 2019: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added truss type
  • December 6, 2018: New photo from Dana and Kay Klein
  • March 9, 2017: Added by Dana and Kay Klein

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