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South Fork Root River Bridge

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Overview
Steel stringer bridge over South Fork Root River on MN 76
Location
Houston County, Minnesota
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1948; rehabilitated 2006
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 100.1 ft.
Total length: 299.9 ft.
Deck width: 29.9 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on July 20, 2011
Also called
Bridge No. 6679
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.73833, -91.56417   (decimal degrees)
43°44'18" N, 91°33'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/615621/4843812 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Sheldon
Inventory numbers
NRHP 11000468 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
MN 6679 (Minnesota bridge number)
BH 50470 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 05/2014)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 84.5 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
1,600

Categories 

Beam (12,193)
Built 1948 (345)
Built during 1940s (3,607)
Continuous (1,962)
Have street view (22,459)
Houston County, Minnesota (24)
Minnesota (1,354)
NR-listed (2,842)
Open (36,830)
Owned by state (13,861)
Root River (22)
Span length 100-125 feet (4,062)
Steel stringer (4,811)
Total length 250-500 feet (4,659)

Update Log 

  • November 24, 2013: Updated by John Marvig: Added category "Root River"
  • December 8, 2011: Added by K. A. Erickson

Sources 

  • K. A. Erickson