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10th Street Bridge (Minnehaha County, South Dakota)
Built 1934; rehabilitated 1978
Steel stringer bridge over Big Sioux Rv on 10th Street in Sioux Falls
Open to traffic

10th Street RR Overpass (Minnehaha County, South Dakota)
Built 1930; rehabilitated 1979
Steel stringer bridge over Railroad Switchyard on 10th Street in Sioux Falls
Open to traffic

11th Street Viaduct (Minnehaha County, South Dakota)
Built 1971; rehabilitated 1986
Steel stringer bridge over 3rd Ave, Big Sioux R & RR on 11th Street in Sioux Falls
Open to traffic

254th Street Bridge (Minnehaha County, South Dakota)
Built 1983
Steel stringer bridge over Big Sioux Rv on 254 Th Street
Open to traffic

314th Street Vermillion Tributary Bridge (Clay County, South Dakota)
Slab bridge over Tributary of Vermillion River on 314th Street
Open to traffic

3rd Avenue Bridge (Codington County, South Dakota)
Built 1941
Concrete stringer bridge over Big Sioux River at Riverside Park on 3rd Ave N in Watertown
Open to traffic

3rd Street- James River (Old) (Beadle County, South Dakota)
Lost Through truss bridge over James River on 3RD Street
Replaced by a new bridge

474th Street Bridge (Minnehaha County, South Dakota)
Built 1997
Stringer bridge over Big Sioux Rv on 474 th Avenue
Open to traffic

57th street bridge (Minnehaha County, South Dakota)
Lost Queenpost pony truss bridge over tributary of Big Sioux River on West 57 St. (268th St.)
taken out in the 90's

84th Street Bridge (Minnehaha County, South Dakota)
Built 1900
Pony truss bridge over Creek on 84th Street, 1 mi. south of Renner in Mapleton Township
Open to traffic

Abandoned EE- Split Rock Creek Bridge (Minnehaha County, South Dakota)
Built 1891
Abandoned lattice through truss bridge over Split Rock Creek on Abandoned Ellis & Eastern Railroad
Abandoned

Abandoned RCP&E - Redwater River Bridge (Butte County, South Dakota)
Built 1910
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Redwater River on Abandoned Rapid City, Pierre & Eastern Railroad
Intact but closed to all traffic

Abandoned White River Bridge (Mellette County, South Dakota)
Abandoned pratt through truss bridge over White River on Abandoned A Street
Derelict/abandoned

Akron Bridge (Plymouth County, Iowa)
Lost Camelback through truss bridge over Big Sioux River on Road
Replaced by a new bridge

B&MR - Sheeps Canyon Bridge (Fall River County, South Dakota)
Built 1890; Filled in 1899
Lost timber stringer bridge over Sheeps Canyon on Burlington & Missouri Railroad
Filled in

Bahnson Avenue Bridge (Minnehaha County, South Dakota)
Built 1989 on an alignment east of previous bridge. Old bridge was demolished. S approach renamed Glennwood Circle
Steel stringer bridge over Big Sioux Rv on Bahnson Avenue in Sioux Falls
Open to traffic

Banning Mill and Crossing (Minnehaha County, South Dakota)
The bridge was built three times in its lifetime: 1884, 1895, and 1899. While it was washed away the first two times, the bridge collapsed under a herd of cattle the third time. It was never rebuilt.
Lost bridge over Big Sioux River on 267th Street just south of Hwy. 42 and Iverson Bridges near East Sioux Falls
Collapsed

Beaver Creek Bridge (Custer County, South Dakota)
Built 1929
Open-spandrel arch bridge over Beaver Creek on SD 87
Open to traffic

Big Bend Dam Spillway Bridge (Buffalo County, South Dakota)
Built 1963
Deck plate girder bridge over Big Bend Dam Spillway on State Highway 47w
Open to traffic

Big Sioux River Bridge (Hamlin County, South Dakota)
Built 1934
Pony truss bridge over Big Sioux River on 181th Street, 2 mi. north and 1.2 mi. west of Castlewood in Castlewood Township
Open to traffic

Big Sioux River Bridge (Minnehaha County, South Dakota)
Built ca. 1910 by the Western Bridge and Constuction Co. Abandoned in 1998, later removed.
Through truss bridge over Big Sioux River on Big Sioux Road, 3 mi. south of Baltic
Removed but not replaced

Big Sioux River Bridge (Minnehaha County, South Dakota)
Abandoned pratt through truss bridge over Big Sioux River on 255th Street
Removed but not replaced

Blood Run Bridge (Rock County, Minnesota)
Built 1911; Replaced in 2006
Lost pony truss bridge over Blood Run on CR 39
Replaced by a concrete bridge

BNSF - Beadle Park Bridge (Minnehaha County, South Dakota)
Built 1924, South Approach Rebuilt 2006
Deck Girder Bridge over Big Sioux Riveron BNSF Railway
Open to traffic

BNSF - Big Sioux River Bridge (Minnehaha County, South Dakota)
Crosses Big Sioux River between 6th and 8th streets
Replaced by a gross MOB

BNSF - Big Sioux River Bridge (Woodbury County, Iowa)
Built 1900; Relocated Here 1907; Approaches Added 1930
Through truss bridge over Big Sioux River on BNSF Railway
Open to traffic

BNSF - Bridge #137.4 (Minnehaha County, South Dakota)
Built 1947
Deck plate girder bridge over Unnamed Creek on BNSF Railway
Open to traffic

BNSF - Devils Gulch Bridge (Minnehaha County, South Dakota)
Deck plate girder bridge over Devils Gulch on Railroad
Open to traffic

BNSF - Falls Park Bridge (Minnehaha County, South Dakota)
Built 1947
Girder Bridge over Big Sioux River in Sioux Falls on BNSF Railway
Open to traffic

BNSF - Lake Mitchell Bridge (Davison County, South Dakota)
Built 1915
Deck plate girder bridge over Firesteel Creek on BNSF Railway
Open to traffic

BNSF - Mobridge Bridge (Walworth County, South Dakota)
Built 1961
Through truss bridge over Missouri River (Oahe Lake) on the BNSF Railway between Mobridge and Wakpala
Open to traffic

BNSF - Palisades Park Bridge (Minnehaha County, South Dakota)
Deck plate girder bridge over Split Rock Creek on Railroad
Open to traffic

BNSF - SD-105 (N) (Union County, South Dakota)
Built 1955
Steel stringer bridge over SD-105 on BNSF Railway
Open to traffic

BNSF - SD-105 (S) (Union County, South Dakota)
Built 1955
Steel stringer bridge over SD-105 on BNSF Railway
Open to traffic

BNSF - South Burr Street Overpass (Davison County, South Dakota)
Pair of Pony/through plate girder bridges over South Burr Street on Railroad
Open to traffic

BNSF - Split Rock Creek Bridge (Corson) (Minnehaha County, South Dakota)
Built 1902
Warren pony truss with all verticals bridge over Split Rock Creek on BNSF Railroad
Open to traffic

BNSF - Vermillion River Bridge (Clay County, South Dakota)
Built 1914
Through Girder Bridge over Vermillion River on BNSF Railway
Open to traffic

BNSF - Whetstone River Bridge (Grant County, South Dakota)
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Whetstone River Bridge on Railroad (BNSF)
Open to traffic

Boxelder Creek Bridge (Pennington County, South Dakota)
Built ca. 1920; replaced 2002
Nearly lost through truss bridge over Boxelder Creek on Base Line Road, 1.0 mi. west and 3.8 mi. south of Wasta
Relocated 100 yards ESE of former location and partly dismantled

Castlewood Bridge (Hamlin County, South Dakota)
Built 1894
Thacher through truss bridge over Big Sioux River


Chamberlain Bridge (Brule County, South Dakota)
Built 1925 as a four-span bridge; reconstructed 1953 as a double-barreled five span bridge incorporating five spans from a bridge at Wheeler
Double-barreled through truss bridge over the Missouri River (Francis Case Lake) on Business Loop I-90 at Chamberlain
Undergoing rehabilitation in 2010

Cherry Rock Park Bridge (Minnehaha County, South Dakota)
Built 1902
Through truss bridge over Big Sioux River at Cherry Rock Park in Sioux Falls
Open to pedestrians only

Cheyenne River Bridge (Custer County, South Dakota)
Built 1934
Through truss bridge over Cheyenne River on CR 656, 11.7 mi. east and 0.8 mi. north of Buffalo Gap
Open to traffic

Cheyenne River Bridge (Pennington County, South Dakota)
Built 1940
Deck truss bridge over Cheyenne River on Highway 1416, northeast of Wasta, 1.0 mi. north and 2.4 mi. east of Wasta
Open to traffic

Cliff Avenue Bridge (Minnehaha County, South Dakota)
Built 1973
Bridge over Big Sioux Rv on Cliff Avenue S of E 12th Street in Sioux Falls
Open to traffic

CP - Whitewood Creek Bridge (Lawrence County, South Dakota)
Built 1898, Moved Here Ca. 1909
Pratt Through truss bridge over Whitewood Creek on Rapid City, Pierre & Eastern Railroad
Open to traffic

Creston Dinosaur Bridge (Pennington County, South Dakota)
Bridge replaced by new bridge in 1964
Abandoned concrete stringer bridge over Rapid Creek on an abandoned alignment of SD 44
Abandoned

DAIR - Big Sioux Crossing (Hawarden) (Sioux County, Iowa)
Built Ca. 1894, Moved Here Ca. 1914
Pratt through truss bridge over Big Sioux River on Dakota & Iowa Railroad
Open to traffic

DAIR - Big Sioux River Bridge (Minnehaha County, South Dakota)
Through Plate Girder Bridge over Big Sioux River on D&I Railroad
Open to traffic

DAIR - Big Sioux River Bridge (Sioux County, Iowa)
Built 1907
Three-span through truss bridge over Big Sioux River on the Dakota & Iowa Railroad at Hawarden
Open to railroad traffic

DAIR - Big Sioux River Bridge (Union County, South Dakota)
Built 1900, Moved Here 1907
Pratt through truss bridge over Big Sioux River on Dakota & Iowa Railroad
Open to traffic

DAIR - Canton Bridge (Lincoln County, South Dakota)
Through truss bridge over Big Sioux River on Dakota & Iowa Railroad
Open to railroad traffic

DAIR - Fairview Bridge (Lincoln County, South Dakota)
Built 1905 and 1911, Truss replaced 1911 spans in 1932
Pony truss bridge over Big Sioux River on the Dakota & Iowa Railroad
Open to railroad traffic

DAIR - Oak Ridge Bridge (Sioux County, Iowa)
Built 1914, Rehabilitated 2014
Pratt pony truss bridge over Big Sioux River on Dakota & Iowa Railroad
Open to traffic

Dell Rapids Bridge (Minnehaha County, South Dakota)
Built 1929
Concrete girder bridge over Big Sioux River on Garfield Avenue in Dell Rapids
Open to traffic, to be demolished and replaced in 2014

Diversion Ditch Bridge (Minnehaha County, South Dakota)
Built 1938 by the Western Bridge Company of Omaha, Nebraska
Pony truss bridge over Diversion Ditch on 257th Street, 0.3 mi. west and 1 mi. north of Renner
Replaced with a culvert

DSRC - Chamberlain Bridge (Brule County, South Dakota)
Built 1953 with the construction of Francis Case Lake, replacing an earlier 1923 bridge
Polygonal Warren through truss bridge over Missouri River (Francis Case Lake) on Dakota Southern Railroad
Open to traffic, but rarely used

DSRC - Presho Bridge (E) (Lyman County, South Dakota)
Built 1913
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Medicine Creek on Dakota Southern Railway
Open to traffic

DSRC - Presho Bridge (W) (Lyman County, South Dakota)
Built 1907
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Medicine Creek on Dakota Southern Railway
Open to traffic

East Fork Vermillion River Bridge (McCook County, South Dakota)
Built 1910
Pony truss bridge over East Fork Vermillion River on 255 Street, 1 mi. south and 0.4 mi. east of Montrose in Montrose Township
Open to traffic

East Fork Vermillion River Bridge (McCook County, South Dakota)
Built 1947
Bridge over East Fork Vermillion River on SD 38
Open to traffic

Edgemont City Park Covered Bridge 41-23-a (Fall River County, South Dakota)
Built ca. 2011
Lattice through truss bridge over a pond on a pedestrian trail
Open to pedestrians only

EE - Beadle Park Bridge (Minnehaha County, South Dakota)
Built 1893
Lattice through truss bridge over Big Sioux River on Ellis & Eastern Railroad
Open to traffic

EE - Elmen Park Bridge (Minnehaha County, South Dakota)
Built 1892
Quadrangular truss bridge over Big Sioux River on Ellis & Eastern Railroad
Open to railroad traffic

Egan Bridge (Moody County, South Dakota)
Built 1922
Through truss bridge over Big Sioux River on 2nd Street in Egan
Open to traffic

Eighth Street Bridge (Minnehaha County, South Dakota)
Built 1912
Three-span concrete arch bridge over Big Sioux River on Eighth Street in Sioux Falls
Open to traffic

Ellis & Eastern - Big Sioux River Bridge (Brandon) (Minnehaha County, South Dakota)
Built 1889
Quadrangular through truss bridge over Big Sioux River on Ellis & Eastern Railroad
Abandoned

Enemy Creek Bridge (Davison County, South Dakota)
Built 1913 by the Pioneer Bridge Co.
Warren pony truss bridge over Enemy Creek on 398th Avenue, 11 mi. west and 3.7 mi. south of Mitchell in Union Township
Open to traffic

Fall River Bridge (Fall River County, South Dakota)
Built 1932
Steel stringer bridge over Fall Rv on CR 79F
Open to traffic

Falls Park Pipeline Bridge (Minnehaha County, South Dakota)
Warren through truss bridge over Big Sioux River at Falls Park in Sioux Falls on pipeline
Open to traffic

Firesteel Creek Bridge (Davison County, South Dakota)
Built 1915 by the Pioneer Bridge Co.
Polygonal Warren pony truss bridge over Firesteel Creek on 404th Avenue, 1.5 mi. south and 1.0 mi. west of Loomis in Badger Township
Open to traffic

Forest City Bridge (Dewey County, South Dakota)
Built 1958; rehabilitated 1980
Through truss bridge over Missouri River (Oahe Lake) on US 212
Open to traffic

Four Corners Bridge (Haakon County, South Dakota)
Built 1930
Through truss bridge over Cheyenne River on Four Corners Road
Open to traffic

Freeman Bridge (Minnehaha County, South Dakota)
Abandoned pony truss bridge over Beaver Creek on Abandoned 482nd Avenue
Abandoned

French Creek Bridge (Custer County, South Dakota)
Built 1937 by the Civilian Conservation Corps
Concrete arch bridge over French Creek on SD 87 in Custer State Park
Open to traffic

Full Throttle Saloon Bridge #1 (Meade County, South Dakota)
Built 1912 over Belle Fourche River on Bismarck Branch Road, but relocated to present location in 2008
Pennsylvania through truss bridge over the Full Throttle Saloon property on a stage and a bar
Bridge and property closed due to fire. Bridge partially damaged.

Full Throttle Saloon Bridge #2 (Meade County, South Dakota)
Built in 1912 by the Canton Bridge Company over the Belle Fourche River in Butte County, moved in 2008 to the Full Throttle Saloon.
Pratt through truss bridge over the Full Throttle Saloon property on a stage and a bar
Bridge and property closed due to fire. Bridge partially damaged.

GN - Sioux Falls Bridge (Minnehaha County, South Dakota)
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Big Sioux River on Great Northern Railway
Replaced by a new bridge

Hammerquist Road Bridge (Pennington County, South Dakota)
Built 1916
Concrete arch bridge over Rapid Creek on Hammerquist Road
Open to traffic

Hot Springs Bridge (Fall River County, South Dakota)
Built 1930; rehabilitated 1948
Through truss bridge over Cheyenne River on CR 79F, 3.5 mi. east and 3.3 mi. south of Hot Springs
Intact but closed to all traffic

Hudson Bridge (Lincoln County, South Dakota)
Built 1915; east span washed out 1976
Abandoned through truss bridge over Big Sioux River south of Hudson
Abandoned with one span missing

I-229 Big Sioux River Bridge (Minnehaha County, South Dakota)
Haunched steel stringer bridge over Big Sioux River on I229 N in Sioux Falls
Open to traffic

I-229 Big Sioux River Bridge at Western Ave. Exit (Minnehaha County, South Dakota)
Built 1994
Stringer bridge over Big Sioux Rv on I-229, 0.3 mi. W of Western Ave. Interchange in Sioux Falls
Open to traffic

I-90 Bridge at Big Sioux Crossing (Minnehaha County, South Dakota)
Built 1992
Stringer bridge over Big Sioux Rv, Local Road on I-90 W&E in Sioux Falls
Open to traffic

Iron Mountain Road Pigtail Bridge #2 (Pennington County, South Dakota)
Built 1992
Steel stringer bridge over US 16A, on US 16A
Open to traffic

Iron Mountain Road Pigtail Bridge #3 (Pennington County, South Dakota)
Built 1985
Steel stringer bridge over US 16A, on US 16A
Open to traffic

Iron Mountain Road Tunnel (US 16A) (Pennington County, South Dakota)
Tunnel on US 16A (Iron Mountain Road)
Open to traffic

Iron Mountain Road Tunnel (US 16A) #3 (Pennington County, South Dakota)
Tunnel on Iron Mountain Road (US 16A)


Iverson Crossing (Minnehaha County, South Dakota)
Formerly part of the Iverson Road linking Sioux Falls with Sibley, IA and Blue Earth, MN, it was named after the Iverson family, whose homestead was located near this bridge. First bridge built in 1889, but was replaced with current span in 1897.
Parker through truss bridge over Big Sioux River on Iverson Crossing Road east of East Sioux Falls and 1.3 miles west of Rowena
Closed to all traffic

James River Bridge (Sanborn County, South Dakota)
Built 1897 by N.M. Stark & Co.
Through truss bridge over James River on Corliss Ave.
Removed but not replaced

Johnson Street Bridge (Sioux County, Iowa)
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Big Sioux River on Johnson Street
Removed; A lally column remains

Kemp Avenue Bridge (Codington County, South Dakota)
Built 1935
Steel arch bridge over Big Sioux River on Kemp Avenue in Watertown
Open to traffic

Keystone Interchange Bridge (Pennington County, South Dakota)
Built 1968
Wooden arch bridge on US 16A
Open to traffic

Klondike Bridge (Lyon County, Iowa)
Built 1913-15 by the Western Bridge and Construction Co. of Omaha. Bypassed by modern bridge in 1977.
Through truss bridge over Big Sioux River on 180th Street southeast of Sioux Falls
Open to pedestrians only

Lake Arlington Park Bridge (Kingsbury County, South Dakota)
Through truss bridge over Lake Arlington at City Park in Arlington on Pedestrian traffic only in Arlington
Open to pedestrians

Lewis Bridge (Keya Paha County, Nebraska)
Built 1922
Truss bridge over Keya Paha River on a county road
Open to traffic

Maple Road Bridge (Minnehaha County, South Dakota)
Through truss bridge over Big Sioux River on former Maple Road in Sioux Falls
Open to pedestrians only

Meadowland Street Bridge (Minnehaha County, South Dakota)
Pratt through truss bridge over Big Sioux River on Meadowland Street (now private), 5 miles south of Baltic
Closed to all traffic

Meridian Bridge (Yankton County, South Dakota)
Built 1924; rehabilitated 1953; bypassed by Discovery Bridge in 2008
Vertical-lift through truss bridge over the Missouri River on US 81 at Yankton
Closed to traffic

Mickelson Trail - Whitewood Creek Bridge #1 (Lawrence County, South Dakota)
Built 1910
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Whitewood Creek on George S. Mickelson Trail/Old CBQ Railroad Alignment
Open to pedestrians only