PM Swing Bridge CharlevoixLocation: Round Lake Channel Bridge - Charlevoix, MI - (PM)

This swing bridge was used by the Pere Marquette and C&O on their line between Traverse City and Petoskey, crossing the Round Lake Channel between Lake Michigan and Lake Charlevoix.  The bridge was removed about 1990.

Photo info/credit:

Top - An early view during the Pere Marquette years.  [Bill Dunham]

Below - A morning shot looking east into Lake Charlevoix.  [Bill Dunham]

Bottom - Dismantling the bridge with the assistance of the Medusa CementTrackmobile.  Circa 1990.  [Neil Plagens]

PM Swing Bridge Charlevoix

Medusa Cement Trackmobile Assists In Dismantling Charlevoix Swing Bridge

1907 new facilities. The PM installed new signals and derails at this drawbridge. [PMAR-1907]