"The Morse Near Bridge is a single span steel, riveted Warren Pony Truss built according to the Michigan State Highway Department standard plans, fabriacted by the Groton Bridge Company of Groton, New York. It is not certain how many examples of this type exist. Despite the deterioration of the structure, the historic integrity of the bridge is intact."
John Kiefer, Nordland & Associates Ludington, Michigan `
Span length: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 60.0 ft.
Deck width: 16.0 ft.
96th Avenue Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.80263, -86.31816(decimal degrees) 43°48'09" N, 86°19'05" W (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
BH 37201 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
August 15, 2008: Added by J.R. Manning
J.R. Manning - thekitchenguy [at] sbcglobal [dot] net
HAER MI-117 - Morse Near Bridge, Spanning North Branch of Pentwater River, Pentwater vicinity, Oceana County, MI