Bridge Over Menominee River Added to National Register of Historic Places

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Old bridge in souther U.P. makes State Historic place listMARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News)A century old bridge in the southern U.P. on the border between Michigan and Wisconsin is one of seven properties and historic districts in Michigan that have been added to the National Register of Historic Places.

The State Historic Preservation Office says the additions include the 101-year-old Upper Twin Falls Bridge over the Menominee River linking Breitung Township, in Dickinson County, and Florence, Wisconsin. All other new listings were downstate.

Michigan has more than 1,600 listings in the National Register of Historic Places, including some 250 districts made up of more than 20,000 properties.

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