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Benson Street, Midland County

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Inventory Number: MI/22-56-01x
County: Midland County
Town/Village: Midland
Bridge Name: Benson Street
Crosses: Tittibawassee River
Truss type: Howe
Spans: 2
Roadway Width:
Built: 1871
Builder: George F. Keep
When Lost: 20 Jan 1907
Cause: Flood
Latitude: N43 36.64
Longitude: W084 14.69
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Topographic map of the area
Directions: On Benson Street at Midland.
Comments: This bridge had sidewalks.

Benson Street Bridge, Midland, Midland County, MI Built 1871 Flood 20 Jan 1907
Todd Clark Collection
Allen, Richard Sanders. Covered Bridges of the Middle West, 1970, page 89

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