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Mid Fork Zumbro River Bridge

Photo 

Oronoco

The banks of the Zumbro River are spanned by a bridge at Oronoco. This bridge, built about 1876, was the second bridge at this location and was later replaced by a concrete bridge in 1918

Olmsted County Historical Society

BH Photo #177618

Map 

Description 

Any help with the truus description would be very helpful i have never seen a truss like this anywhere

Facts 

Overview
Truss bridge over Mid Fork Zumbro River on CR 18 in Oronoco
Location
Olmsted County, Minnesota
Status
Closed
History
Built 1876 Replaced 1918
Design
truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 208.3 ft.
Total length: 295.9 ft.
Deck width: 40.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.16222, -92.53472   (decimal degrees)
44°09'44" N, 92°32'05" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/537201/4889995 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Oronoco
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
2,000
Inventory numbers
MN 448 (Minnesota bridge number)
BH 20523 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 99.5 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • September 15, 2010: New photo from Benjamin Cole

Sources 

  • Benjamin Cole - mountainjam99 [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Mid Fork Zumbro River Bridge
Posted September 16, 2010, by Benjamin Cole (mountainjam99 [at] gmail [dot] com)

website with plenty of historic photos

http://reflections.mndigital.org/index.php

Mid Fork Zumbro River Bridge
Posted September 16, 2010, by Nate Ahrensfeld

Where did you find that picture?