Charlotte Hwy. / Grand RiverCounty: Ionia
City/Township: Danby Twp.
Location: Charlotte Hwy. / Grand River
Year Built: 1886 About this Bridge:
The Charlotte Highway Bridge is one of only three double-intersection Pratt (Whipple) trusses extant in Michigan. The Builder, the Buckeye Bridge Works of Cleveland, Ohio, was a significant metal truss bridge builder in the midwest in the nineteenth century, and this is the only known surviving example of their work in Michigan.