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Yellow Medicine River Bridge

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Looking NNW through bridge

Photo taken by David Erickson in November 2008

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BH Photo #127318

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Yellow Medicine River on CR A9
Location
Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1924
Design
Riveted, 5-panel Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 88.9 ft.
Total length: 130.9 ft.
Deck width: 18.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 13.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.70556, -95.58333   (decimal degrees)
44°42'20" N, 95°34'60" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/295352/4953488 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Wood Lake
Average daily traffic (as of 2005)
40
Inventory numbers
MN 4205 (Minnesota bridge number)
BH 20679 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 26.9 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • November 9, 2008: New photo from David Erickson

Sources 

  • David Erickson

Comments 

Yellow Medicine River Bridge
Posted September 24, 2018, by Don Morrison

Hmm...

PS means pre-stressed right?

Pre-stressed is actually the second term/phrase I thought of that PS could stand for. 8^)

Yellow Medicine River Bridge
Posted September 24, 2018, by Joe Fishbein (jmfmando [at] gmail [dot] com)

This bridge is gone, replaced earlier this year by a 3-span PS concrete structure.