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Souris River Bridge

Photo 

Bottineau County Bridge collapse, Souris River, Westhope, N.D.

State Historical Society of North Dakota (00419-001)

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BH Photo #280602

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Souris River on 103rd Street Northwest
Location
Bottineau County, North Dakota
Status
Collapsed
History
Collapsed on February 19, 1957 from weight of an oil tank truck
Design
Through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+48.90901, -100.96149   (decimal degrees)
48°54'32" N, 100°57'41" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/356274/5419195 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Landa
Inventory number
BH 60458 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Bottineau County, North Dakota (45)
Collapsed (390)
Lattice Portal (17)
Lattice Railing (211)
Lost (24,720)
Lost 1957 (73)
Lost during 1950s (675)
North Dakota (597)
Through truss (15,053)
Truss (32,773)

Update Log 

  • March 27, 2014: Added by Dave King

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com