This bridge is one of Wayne County's unusual cantilever concrete arch bridges. Several such examples remain in Wayne County, but the structure type is exceedingly rare elsewhere in the United States. Unlike a true arch bridge, Wayne County's cantilevered arch spans are actually composed of two structurally independent arch halves that cantilever out from the abutments. In Wayne County, most of these bridges have cantilever arms that hold a suspended concrete slab span in the center of the bridge. This bridge displays this three-part configuration. The original railings on this bridge have been replaced and the plaque has been stolen from the bridge.
Below is a detail photo showing the transition from cantilever arm (right) to suspended span (left). A seam is visible defining the transition and the cantilever arm's ledge upon which the suspended span rests.
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