Near Fennville in Allegan County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Fifty-Seventh Street Bridge
Erected 2006 by Michigan Historical Commission - Michigan Historical Center. (Marker Number L589.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Bridges & Viaducts. In addition, it is included in the Michigan Historical Commission series list.
Location. 42° 39.134′ N, 86° 6.414′ Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fennville MI 49408, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. New Richmond History (a few steps from this marker); The Railroad & New Richmond (within shouting distance of this marker); New Richmond Historical Timeline (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Allegan Road (approx. 3.9 miles away); Welcome to River Bluff Park (approx. 3.9 miles away); Welcome to Fennville (approx. 4 miles away); All Saints Episcopal Church / Gordon W. Lloyd (approx. 4.8 miles away); First Congregational Church (approx. 4.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fennville.
Regarding Fifty-Seventh Street Bridge. The Michigan Section of the American Society of Civil Engineers designated the 57th Street Bridge as a Michigan Historic Civil Engineering Landmark in 2010.
Also see . . .
1. New Richmond Bridge County Park. Official County website, includes photos of 57th Street Bridge restoration. (Submitted on May 9, 2014.)
2. New Richmond Bridge / 57th Street Bridge. From the HistoricBridges.org website. (Submitted on May 9, 2014.)
Credits. This page was last revised on January 16, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 9, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 452 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on May 9, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.