Minnesota River

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Beussmann Bridge (Old) (Brown County, Minnesota)
Built 1891; Replaced 1987
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Minnesota River on CR 13
Replaced by a new bridge

BNSF - Minnesota River Bridge (Swift County, Minnesota)
Built 1936 when the Marsh Lake Dam was constructed
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Minnesota River on BNSF Railway
Open to traffic

BNSF - Minnesota River Crossing (Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota)
Built in 1887, current spans built in 1902, split into 2 bridges ca. 2010
Warren through truss bridges over Minnesota River and overflow on BNSF Railroad
Open to traffic

Broadway Avenue Minnesota River Bridge (Le Sueur County, Minnesota)
Built 1931
Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Minnesota River on MN 99 in St. Peter
Open to traffic

Chaska Swing Bridge (Carver County, Minnesota)
Built 1905, Approach Replaced 1911, Imploded August 1996 due to sinking pier
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Minnesota River
Removed

Dan Patch Bridge (Scott County, Minnesota)
Built 1908 to carry dual tracks, but one track later converted to highway use, highway discontinued in the 1980's
Pratt through truss bridge over Minnesota River on Canadian Pacific Railway
Intact but closed to all traffic

First Carver Railroad Bridge (Carver County, Minnesota)
Built 1871 for the M&STL
Lost Through truss bridge over Minnesota River on Former Minneapolis & St. Louis Railway
Replaced by a new bridge

Granite Falls Walking Bridge (Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota)
Built 1935 by the Roebling Co.; damaged by flooding in 1969, 1997 and 2001
Suspension footbridge over Minnesota River at 8th Avenue in Granite Falls
Open to pedestrians

Hinderman Bridge (Brown County, Minnesota)
Built in 1905 to replace a ferry operated by Captain Hinderman, damaged by flooding in 1951 but was later rebuilt, closed to traffic in 1987, later removed.
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over Minnesota River on Township Road
No longer exists, removed after 1987

Holmes Street Pedestrian Bridge (Scott County, Minnesota)
Built 1927; rehabilitated 1969; bypassed by current structure in 1992 but was left in place; restored in 2011
Deck truss bridge over Minnesota River on Holmes Street (Old US 169) in Shakopee
Open to Pedestrians

Kasota Drawbridge (Nicollet County, Minnesota)
Built 1909 replacing a iron swing bridge
Lost Lattice deck truss bridge over Minnesota River on Chicago & Northwestern Railway
Removed but not replaced

Kenwood Avenue Bridge (Redwood County, Minnesota)
Built 1910, nearly washed out 1997
Through truss bridge over the Minnesota River on Kenwood Avenue
Open to traffic

Lac Qui Parle Bridge (Chippewa County, Minnesota)
Built 1938
8-panel riveted Parker through truss bridge over Minnesota River/Lac Qui Parle Lake on MN 40
Open to traffic but now doomed

Lewis Street Swing Bridge (Scott County, Minnesota)
Built in the 1880s, requested for scrap in 1942 due to WWII
Lost Through truss bridge over Minnesota River on Lewis Street
Removed but not replaced

Lyndale Avenue Bridge (Hennepin County, Minnesota)
Built 1919; Replaced 1957
Lost Warren deck truss bascule bridge over Minnesota River on Lyndale Avenue
Replaced by a new bridge

Mendota Bridge (Dakota County, Minnesota)
Built 1926; rehabilitated 1992
Concrete arch bridge over Minnesota River on MN 55 in Mendota Heights
Open to traffic

MILW - Mendota Swing Bridge (Hennepin County, Minnesota)
Built 1900, Removed 1957
Lost Warren through truss bridge over Minnesota River on Former Milwaukee Road
Removed but not replaced

Minnesota River Bridge (Big Stone County, Minnesota)
Built 1920
Concrete arch bridge over Minnesota River on a pedestrian path in Ortonville
Open to pedestrians

Minnesota River Bridge (Blue Earth County, Minnesota)
Built 1954; replaced 2007
Lost two-span through truss bridge over Minnesota River on CR 42
Demolished

Minnesota River Bridge (Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota)
Built 1947
Pony truss bridge over Minnesota River on CR 15 in Odessa
Replaced by ugly, concrete eyesore bridge

Minnesota River Bridge (Redwood County, Minnesota)
Built 1910
Through truss bridge over Minnesota River on CR 17
Open to traffic

Minnesota River Bridge (Scott County, Minnesota)
Built 1924; replaced 2005
Lost truss bridge over Minnesota River on CSAH 5
No longer exists

Minnesota River Bridge (Sibley County, Minnesota)
Built 1934
Lost 3-span Parker through truss bridge over Minnesota River on MN 25 in Belle Plaine
This bridge was demolished and replaced in 2005.

MN77 Minnesota River Bridge (Hennepin County, Minnesota)
Built 1978
Steel through arch bridge over Minnesota R & Black Dog on MN 77 N& S bounds
Open to traffic

Morton- Minnesota River Crossing (Redwood County, Minnesota)
Built 1928; Replaced in 1997- road realigned at the same time.
Lost Parker through truss bridge over Minnesota River on Hwys. US 71 and MN 19
Replaced by new bridge

MPLI - Minnesota River Bridge (Redwood County, Minnesota)
Built 1896
Pratt through truss bridge over Minnesota River on Twin Cities and Western Railroad
Open to traffic

Old Cedar Avenue Bridge (Dakota County, Minnesota)
Built 1890, removed in 1980 shortly after the current bridge was built.
Lost Through truss bridge over Minnesota River on Cedar Avneue
Removed

Petersen Bridge (Brown County, Minnesota)
Built 1918
Pony truss bridge over Minnesota River on CH3/CR8
Open to traffic

Redstone Bridge (Brown County, Minnesota)
Built 1880, still the original structure piers stablized recently
Through truss bridge over Minnesota River on DM&E Railroad Spur
Open to traffic

Second Carver Railroad Bridge (Carver County, Minnesota)
Built 1895
Lost Lattice through truss bridge over Minnesota River on Former Minneapolis & St. Louis Railway
Replaced by a new bridge

TC&W Minnesota River Crossing (Big Stone County, Minnesota)
Built 1913 when the line was double tracked and relocated
Deck plate girder bridge over Minnesota River on TC&W RR
Open to traffic

US14 Minnesota River Bridge (Old) (Brown County, Minnesota)
Built 1922; Replaced 1963
Lost Parker through truss bridge over Minnesota River on US 14
Replaced by a new bridge