Bridge: St. Joseph River Bridge, Niles, MI - (Amtrak)

This bridge was built for the Michigan Central by the Detroit Bridge and Iron Works. It carried the MC over Front Street and the St. Joseph River. It is 43' wide and 475' long. [LPM] It is used today by Amtrak.

Time Line

1890. The MC builds an iron bridge, 632 feet in length with stone abutments and piers, over the St. Joseph River at Niles for a second track. [MCAR-1880]