No date is available for this bridge, but because it uses Michigan's standard type R4 railing, it must date to no newer than 1964. It is therefore a fairly early example of a concrete box beam in Michigan, although it may not be the oldest. The oldest examples in Michigan date to the mid 1950s. This bridge is no longer an on-system bridge. Claude Avenue likely once continued south of the bridge, but ever since it was constructed, I-69 and its interchange with I-75 cuts off this road. The bridge appears to only provide access to a private property south of the bridge now.
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