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Baudette Bridge

Photos 

Source: Bridge Rehabilitation Study Report

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BH Photo #274235

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Rainy River on MN 72 in Baudette
Location
Canada, Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota
Status
Open to traffic
Future prospects
Slated for demolition and replacement as early as 2016.
History
Built 1959
Design
Pennsylvania through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 192.6 ft.
Total length: 1,285.2 ft.
Deck width: 24.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.7 ft.
Also called
Rainy River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+48.71861, -94.59111   (decimal degrees)
48°43'07" N, 94°35'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/382969/5397397 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Baudette
Inventory numbers
MN 9412 (Minnesota bridge number)
BH 20480 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 06/2015)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 48.8 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
1,950

Update Log 

  • January 27, 2015: Updated by Luke: Added category "International Border Crossing"
  • February 10, 2014: New photos from Nathan Holth
  • November 25, 2011: Updated by Nathan Holth: This bridge is now doomed.
  • November 28, 2010: New Street View added by Jason Smith

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