International Railroad Bridge, Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan (2 of 2)

Photograph showing the International Railroad Bridge soon after it was built. View is to the northwest, and the train is crossing toward the Canadian shore. The bridge was completed in 1888. The left-most of the ten sections was removed in 1913, and a moveable (bascule) bridge was added when the shipping canal was enlarged to include the third lock.
Abstract/Description: Photograph showing the International Railroad Bridge soon after it was built. View is to the northwest, and the train is crossing toward the Canadian shore. The bridge was completed in 1888. The left-most of the ten sections was removed in 1913, and a moveable (bascule) bridge was added when the shipping canal was enlarged to include the third lock.
Subject(s): Boats and boating
Bridges
Soo Locks (Mich.)
Date Created: 1890 (approximate)