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Babcock Road - Looking Glass River Bridge

Photos 

Babcock Road Bridge

Lansing State Journal: January 11 1983

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BH Photo #463276

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Looking Glass River on Babcock Road
Location
Clinton County, Michigan
Status
Destroyed by pickup truck hitting bridge's south side
History
Built 1901; Destroyed January 10, 1983 by pickup truck hitting bridge's south side; Replaced
Builder
- Joliet Bridge & Iron Co. of Joliet, Illinois
Design
Through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.86964, -84.45291   (decimal degrees)
42°52'11" N, 84°27'10" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/708052/4749485 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 87625 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 6, 2020: Updated by Mike Kerkau: Builder
  • December 30, 2019: Added by Melissa Brand-Welch

Sources 

  • Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com
  • Mike Kerkau - mjkerkau [at] gmail [dot] com