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Yellowstone River Bridge

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Camelback through truss bridge over Yellowstone River on US 10
Location
Prairie County, Montana
Status
Destroyed by disaster: Ice jam
History
Built in 1914; lost when ice jam broke three piers 1:17 PM on March 27, 1943
Builder
- Security Bridge Co. of Billings, Montana
Design
Camelback through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+46.85589, -105.11689   (decimal degrees)
46°51'21" N, 105°07'01" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
13/491089/5189156 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Fallon
Inventory number
BH 56582 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 12, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Destroyed by ice jam"
  • June 12, 2013: Added by K. A. Erickson

Related Bridges 

Sources 

  • K. A. Erickson