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Kiwanis Trail-Wolf Creek Trestle

Photos 

Northeast oblique view (about 1/8 of trestle)

Photo taken by Paul Plassman in July 2018

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BH Photo #503040

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Facts 

Overview
Timber stringer bridge over Wolf Creek on Kiwanis Trail (formerly DT&I Railroad)
Location
Adrian, Lenawee County, Michigan
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1928 for the DT& I railroad, purchased by the City of Adrian in 1987, now in use as a bike trail
Railroad
- Detroit, Toledo & Ironton Railroad (DTI)
Design
Massive 42-span, 30 foot high timber trestle over Wolf Creek
Dimensions
Total length: 520.0 ft.
Deck width: 8.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.91077, -84.03338   (decimal degrees)
41°54'39" N, 84°02'00" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/746043/4644125 (zone/easting/northing)
Elevation
750 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 93930 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 21, 2021: Updated by Jeff Wieland: Added categories "Detroit, Toledo & Ironton Railroad", "Rail-to-trail"
  • August 21, 2021: New photos from Paul Plassman
  • August 20, 2021: New photos from Paul Plassman
  • August 16, 2021: Added by Paul Plassman

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