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Little Log House Pioneer Village Spiral Bridge

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Overview

http://www.littleloghouseshow.com/index.php?page=attractions

BH Photo #244487

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over a man made pond on a pedestrian path
Location
Dakota County, Minnesota
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1893 over Yellow Bank River but relocated to the Little Log House Pioneer Village in 1989
Builders
- King Bridge Co. of Cleveland, Ohio
- Milo A. Adams of Minneapolis, Minnesota (Agent)
Design
Thacher Through truss
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
Yellow Bank Church Campground Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.63027, -92.84016   (decimal degrees)
44°37'49" N, 92°50'25" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/512678/4941891 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hastings
Inventory numbers
NRHP 89001831 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 54870 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 21, 2017: New Street View added by James Baughn
  • October 15, 2013: Updated by Nathan Holth: Added agent.
  • December 10, 2012: Added by James McCray
  • February 21, 2012: Added by Luke Harden

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Comments 

Spiral Bridge Replica
Posted April 26, 2012, by Nathan Holth

Yeah, its a Thacher the same gig as the Ellsworth Ranch Bridge in Iowa.

Spiral Bridge Replica
Posted April 26, 2012, by Matt Lohry

Luke/Mike,

This bridge is indeed a Thacher truss; it is the old Yellow Church Campground bridge, which was located in Lac-Qui-Parle county and was relocated to Dakota County.

http://bridgehunter.com/mn/lac-qui-parle/bh45468/

Spiral Bridge Replica
Posted April 26, 2012, by Mike Goff (michael [dot] goff [at] hotmail [dot] com)

The configuration appears to be a Thatcher truss to me, but I will let the old truss experts make the final call.