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Four Bears Bridge (Original)

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Four Bears Bridge

Taken August 16, 1940

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View this photo at gallery.usgs.gov

BH Photo #309486

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Missouri River on ND 8
Location
Mercer County, North Dakota, and McLean County, North Dakota
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1934; Garrison Dam built 1943 and flooded Fort Berthold Indian Reservation to create Lake Sakakawea; Main span moved and installed on the new Four Bear Bridge location 1955
Design
Through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 1,425.0 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+47.57321, -102.19418   (decimal degrees)
47°34'24" N, 102°11'39" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
13/711014/5272681 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Twin Buttes
Inventory number
BH 60448 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 4, 2014: Photo imported by Dave King
  • March 26, 2014: Added by Dave King

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