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Belle Creek Bridge

Photo 

Oblique view

facing north east.

Photo taken by Fmiser in October 2012

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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BH Photo #241441

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Belle Creek on CR 315
Location
Goodhue County, Minnesota
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1937
Builder
- Illinois Steel Co. of Chicago, Illinois (Iron/Steel Manufacturer)
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 100.4 ft.
Total length: 163.1 ft.
Deck width: 19.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.49209, -92.75804   (decimal degrees)
44°29'32" N, 92°45'29" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/519237/4926558 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
White Rock
Inventory numbers
MN 5750 (Minnesota bridge number)
BH 20374 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 05/2015)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 28.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1986)
14

Update Log 

  • October 14, 2012: Updated by Fmiser: Added categories "A-frame portal bracing", "6-panel truss", "Riveted", "Concrete deck", "Illinois Steel Co."

Sources 

  • Fmiser - fmiser [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Belle Creek Bridge
Posted May 13, 2016, by Joe Fishbein (jmfmando [at] gmail [dot] com)

Inspected this bridge this week, for the last time. It is coming out later this year, to be replaced by a single span PS concrete bridge.