Rating:
4 votes

Old US 20 Bridge

Photos 

Overview

The bridge in the background is a restored railroad bridge on what is now known as the Cowboy Trail. See http://bridgehunter.com/ne/cherry/cowboy-trail/ for more details.

Photo taken by James McCray

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BH Photo #208537

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned timber stringer bridge over unnamed creek on an old alignment of US 20
Location
Cherry County, Nebraska
Status
Abandoned
Design
Timber stringer
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.92458, -100.85320   (decimal degrees)
42°55'29" N, 100°51'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/348762/4754106 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Crookston West
Inventory number
BH 49334 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Abandoned (3,348)
Beam (14,416)
Cherry County, Nebraska (28)
Have street view (25,441)
Nebraska (1,605)
Timber stringer (3,713)
US 20 (76)

Update Log 

  • August 13, 2011: Added by James McCray

Sources 

  • James McCray - jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com

Comments 

Old US 20 Bridge
Posted August 13, 2011, by James McCray (jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Although this bridge is tiny, it is interesting that the old bridge is a wooden bridge. It is in excellent condition also. Any information as to its age, etc. will be helpful.