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.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Michigan Historical Commission marker series.
Location. 42° 39.134′ N, 86° 6.414′ W. Marker is near Fennville, Michigan, in Allegan County. Marker can be reached from Old Allegan Road 0.3 miles east of 58th Street. Touch for map. Marker is located near the north entrance to New Richmond Bridge County Park. Marker is in this post office area: Fennville MI 49408, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. 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.)
Categories. • Bridges & Viaducts •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 9, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 341 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on May 9, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.