Location: Round Lake Channel (PM) Bridge - Charlevoix, MI
This swing bridge was used by the Pere Marquette and C&O on their line between Traverse City and Petoskey, crossing the Round Lake Channel between Lake Michigan and Lake Charlevoix. The bridge was removed about 1990.
Top - An early view during the Pere Marquette years. [Bill Dunham]
Below - A morning shot looking east into Lake Charlevoix. [Bill Dunham]
Bottom - Dismantling the bridge with the assistance of the Medusa CementTrackmobile. Circa 1990. [Neil Plagens]
1907 new facilities. The PM installed new signals and derails at this drawbridge. [PMAR-1907]