Rating:
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MN77 Minnesota River Bridge

Photos 

Approaching the bridges from the Mall of America side

Photo taken by Jason Smith in August 2010

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BH Photo #177045

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Facts 

Overview
Steel through arch bridge over Minnesota R & Black Dog on MN 77 N& S bounds
Location
Bloomington, Hennepin County, Minnesota, and Dakota County, Minnesota
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1978
Design
Steel through arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 359.9 ft.
Total length: 5,159.4 ft. (1.0 mi.)
Deck width: 56.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.82694, -93.23083   (decimal degrees)
44°49'37" N, 93°13'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/481752/4963752 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Saint Paul SW
Average daily traffic (as of 2004)
47,000
Inventory numbers
MN 9600N (Minnesota bridge number)
BH 46137 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2017)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 90.6 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • November 25, 2013: New Street View added by J.P.
  • March 3, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Minnesota River"
  • September 12, 2010: Added by Jason Smith

Sources 

  • Jason Smith - flensburg [dot] bridgehunter [dot] av [at] googlemail [dot] com
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

MN77 Minnesota River Bridge
Posted July 26, 2016, by Joe Fishbein (jmfmando [at] gmail [dot] com)

We inspected these bridges in early July 2016. The arch spans were repainted and had new deck joints installed in 2015, and are in very good condition.