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Genesee Street Bridge

   


Genesee Street Bridge

Primary Photographer(s): Nathan Holth

Bridge Documented: August 10, 2003
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Key Facts

Facility Carried / Feature Intersected
Genesee Street Over Farmers Creek
Location
Lapeer: Lapeer County, Michigan
Structure Type
Concrete T-Beam, Fixed
Construction Date and Builder / Engineer
1933 By Builder/Contractor: Unknown

Technical Facts

Rehabilitation Date
Not Available or Not Applicable
Main Span Length
29 Feet (8.8 Meters)
Structure Length
29 Feet (8.8 Meters)
Roadway Width
44 Feet (13.4 Meters)
Spans
1 Main Span(s)
NBI Number
444385244042B01

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This bridge looks like a tiny (and very wide) concrete curved chord through girder bridge, but is in fact a t-beam bridge. Nevertheless, this bridge was designed to have the appearance of a tiny curved chord through girder bridge. It also has some design qualities seen in the standard concrete girder plan that Michigan used, such as the Pointe Drive Bridge. The Genesee Street Bridge is, as a result, a historic bridge that was built with attention paid to aesthetic quality. Having concrete girders/railings that have inset rectangles and a curved arch shape in the middle are more attractive than a plain piece of concrete. 

Similar bridges exist in Augusta, MI including the M-96 Bridge

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