Rating:
2 votes

Holmes Street Pedestrian Bridge

Photos 

View of Levee Dr. Underpass and stairs to the main bridge

Photo taken by Jason Smith in August 2009

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BH Photo #146757

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Deck truss bridge over Minnesota River on Holmes Street (Old US 169) in Shakopee
Location
Shakopee, Scott County, Minnesota
Status
Open to Pedestrians
History
Built 1927; rehabilitated 1969; bypassed by current structure in 1992 but was left in place; restored in 2011
Design
Riveted Warren deck truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 127.0 ft.
Total length: 645.0 ft.
Deck width: 29.9 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on July 6, 2010
Also called
Holmes Street Bridge
Shakopee Old US 169 Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.80000, -93.52833   (decimal degrees)
44°47'60" N, 93°31'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/458214/4960869 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Shakopee
Inventory numbers
NRHP 10000414 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
MN 4175 (Minnesota bridge number)
BH 43420 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/1991)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 2.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1990 27139)
24,000

Update Log 

  • January 25, 2015: Updated by Luke: Added categories "Road-to-trail", "Minnesota River"
  • February 7, 2013: Updated by Jason Smith: Added category "Restored"
  • January 8, 2011: Updated by Jason Smith: Rehabilitation currently in progress; official name for the bridge is now Holmes Street Pedestrian Bridge
  • July 30, 2010: New Street View added by Jason Smith
  • September 30, 2009: New photos from Jason Smith
  • September 29, 2009: Added by Jason Smith

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