Portage Canal Bridge 1912Location: Portage Canal Bridge, Houghton, MI (MR-Old)

This swing bridge was formerly in place in the early 1900's for trains and vehicle traffic to cross the Portage Canal between Houghton and Hancock. This postcard view is from 1912.  Vehicle traffic on top, trains on the bottom level.

Photo info/credit:  1912 Postcard.