Ada Covered Bridge

Also known as: Bradfield Covered Bridge
Across the Thornapple River, Ada, Michigan

Photos 

Replacement bridge

Photo taken by Jim Allen, June 2012

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Street View 

Description 

The original bridge, a Brown truss with vertical rods added, burned in 1979. It was replaced in 1980.

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on February 16, 1970
Reference number
70000275
Architectural style
Other architectural type; Howe Truss
Area of significance
Transportation
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
A - Event
Property type
Structure
Historic function
Road-related
Current function
Pedestrian related
Periods of significance
1875-1899; 1850-1874

Update Log 

  • September 12, 2014: Updated by Jim Allen: Corrected description
  • December 19, 2012: Updated by Jim Allen: corrected lost date
  • September 6, 2012: Updated by Jim Allen: Added alternate name & description
  • September 6, 2012: New photos from Jim Allen
  • December 29, 2011: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger

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