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Pennsylvania Avenue Bridge

Pennsylvania Avenue Bridge

Primary Photographer(s): Nathan Holth

Bridge Documented: March 13, 2009 and June 7, 2022

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Facility Carried / Feature Intersected
Railroad (Canadian National) Over Pennsylvania Avenue
Location
Lansing: Ingham County, Michigan: United States
Construction Date and Builder / Engineer
1928 By Builder/Contractor: Anderson and Company of Chicago, Illinois
Rehabilitation Date
Not Available or Not Applicable
Main Span Length
32.8 Feet (10 Meters)
Structure Length
66.0 Feet (20.1 Meters)
Roadway Width
Not Available
Spans
2 Main Span(s)
Inventory Number
334385000145X01

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Lansing has hardly any historic bridges left, having demolished or severely altered them. This bridge however retains good historic integrity. It features concrete-encased steel stringers for a superstructure. The steel stringers are not covered on the bottom, and so are visible there. On the outermost part of the bridge's superstructure features concrete with inset rectangles for architectural expression. Metal pole railings are present on the bridge. A large bronze plaque is located on the east abutment.

Near this bridge, the railroad crosses the Red Cedar River on an old plate girder bridge. While not noteworthy enough for its own page, a few photos of this bridge are in the gallery as well.


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