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Schoneman Park Bridge

Photos 

Side view

Photo taken by Jason Smith

BH Photo #103522

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Kingpost pony truss bridge on a footpath within Schoneman Park, south of Luverne
Location
Rock County, Minnesota
Status
Open to pedestrian traffic
History
Built 1908 by the Hewett Bridge Co.; relocated here 1990
Builders
- Cambria Steel Co. of Johnstown, Pennsylvania (Iron/Steel Manufacturer)
- William S. Hewett & Co. of Minneapolis, Minnesota
Design
Kingpost pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 29.8 ft.
Total length: 29.8 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on June 25, 1992
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.62485, -96.21170   (decimal degrees)
43°37'29" N, 96°12'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/724957/4833985 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Ash Creek
Inventory numbers
MN 1482 (Minnesota bridge number)
BH 20586 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 15, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "William S. Hewett & Co."
  • September 11, 2013: New photos from Jason Smith
  • February 23, 2010: Updated by Matthew Lohry: Updated GPS coordinates
  • September 26, 2005: Posted photos from Jason Smith

Sources 

  • Jason Smith - flensburg [dot] bridgehunter [dot] av [at] googlemail [dot] com
  • Matt Lohry