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Straight River Bridge

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MN-60 Straight River Bridge

Photo taken by John Marvig in November 2013

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BH Photo #269593

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Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Straight River on MN 60 in Faribault
Location
Rice County, Minnesota
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1937
Design
Arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 122.4 ft.
Total length: 951.2 ft.
Deck width: 29.9 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.29056, -93.26500   (decimal degrees)
44°17'26" N, 93°15'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/478857/4904179 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Faribault
Inventory numbers
MN 5370 (Minnesota bridge number)
BH 20577 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 06/2015)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 77.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2004)
10,500

Categories 

Arch (11,264)
Built 1937 (719)
Built during 1930s (10,689)
Deck arch (10,501)
Have street view (22,563)
Minnesota (1,360)
NR-eligible (3,979)
Open (36,881)
Owned by state (13,892)
Rice County, Minnesota (29)
Span length 100-125 feet (4,066)
Structurally deficient (18,550)
Total length 500-1000 feet (2,566)

Update Log 

  • December 4, 2016: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • November 5, 2013: New photos from John Marvig
  • July 30, 2010: New Street View added by Jason Smith

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