Cable preparation for Mackinac Bridge (2 of 4)

Rolls of wire were delivered to Sault St. Marie, MI., 60 miles north of the Mackinac Bridge.  These rolls were spliced together and rolled onto a large spool that was shipped to the bridge site and unrolled into the bridge cable during the "spinning" process., Electronic reproduction of text.  The Mackinac Bridge 1954 - 1958. Mackinac Bridge Authority
Abstract/Description: Rolls of wire were delivered to Sault St. Marie, MI., 60 miles north of the Mackinac Bridge. These rolls were spliced together and rolled onto a large spool that was shipped to the bridge site and unrolled into the bridge cable during the "spinning" process.
Subject(s): Bridges--Design and construction
St. Ignace (Mich.)
Mackinaw City (Mich.)
Mackinac Bridge (Mich.)
Date Created: 1956 (approximate)