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Verdigre Bridge

Photos 

Overview

Photo taken by James McCray

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BH Photo #207837

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Parker through truss bridge over Niobrara River on a pedestrian path
Location
Cherry County, Nebraska
Status
Open to pedestrians
History
Built 1910 over Verdigre Creek near Verdigre, relocated in 1922 to a site near Verdigre, and taken out of service in 1993. Relocated and rebuilt in 1996 at present location.
Design
Parker through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 160.0 ft.
Deck width: 10.0 ft.
Also called
Smith Falls State Park Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.89007, -100.31395   (decimal degrees)
42°53'24" N, 100°18'50" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/392711/4749444 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Sparks
Inventory number
BH 49300 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 23, 2014: New photos from Jack Schmidt
  • August 6, 2011: Added by James McCray

Sources 

  • James McCray - jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Jack Schmidt - jjturtle [at] earthlink [dot] net