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Pere Marquette Trail - Tittabawassee River Bridge

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Pere Marquette Trail - Tittabawassee River Bridge

Everett Wiltse, used with permission

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BH Photo #331315

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Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pratt through truss bridge over Tittabawassee River on Pere Marquette Trail (formerly Pere Marquette RR)
Location
Midland County, Michigan
Status
Open to pedestrians
History
Built 1912
Railroad
- Pere Marquette Railway (PM)
Design
Pratt through truss
Also called
Pere Marquette - Tittabawassee River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.67462, -84.38783   (decimal degrees)
43°40'29" N, 84°23'16" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/710573/4839050 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Sanford
Inventory number
BH 52120 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

5-panel truss (495)
Built 1912 (844)
Built during 1910s (9,741)
Have street view (27,302)
Michigan (1,169)
Midland County, Michigan (24)
Open to pedestrians (4,317)
Pere Marquette Railway (39)
Pratt through truss (5,538)
Pratt truss (9,511)
Rail-to-trail (1,600)
Railroad (15,863)
Riveted (2,227)
Through truss (15,474)
Truss (33,445)

Update Log 

  • July 5, 2015: Photo imported by Alexander D. Mitchell IV
  • April 20, 2012: Added by Frank Hicks

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Comments 

Pere Marquette Trail - Tittabawassee River Bridge
Posted May 25, 2020, by John Marvig (marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com)

Saw photos of this one on Facebook today. Looks like it survived with minimal damage. Only one small section of railing was damaged by taking a tree through it. However, much of the surrounding trail was completely washed away.