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MCRR Saginaw River Bridge 1970s [Dale Berry]MCRR Saginaw River Bridge 1983 [Jim Slater]

Location: Saginaw River (MC) Bridge, Bay City, MI

This bridge, currently used by the Huron & Eastern Railroad, traverses the Saginaw River in downtown Saginaw. The bridge is a through truss movable swing bridge with a center pier.  It has 1 226 foot main span and 6 approach spans for a total length of 551 feet.

The bridge was built by the Wisconsin Bridge and Iron Company in 1914 according to historicbridges.com.  

Photo credits:  Top (1970's) Dale Berry, Bottom (1983) Jim Slater.