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Mormon Bridge - Interstate 680

Mormon Bridge - Interstate 680

Photo taken by Brad J Williams in December 2009

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Mormon Bridge

A video I did driving over the 1952 (East Bound) bridge. Recorded June 8th, 2011. This was shot about a few days before I-680 was shut down due to the flood of 2011 that destroyed the pavement on the Iowa side.

Video posted by Mark Shannon

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Overview
Pair of through truss bridges over Missouri River on I-680 in Omaha
Location
Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska, and Pottawattamie County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Eastbound bridge built 1952; westbound built 1975
Design
Cantilevered Warren through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 420.0 ft.
Total length: 1,603.1 ft.
Deck width: 40.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 18.1 ft.
Also called
Missouri River I-680 Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.34557, -95.95677   (decimal degrees)
41°20'44" N, 95°57'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/252619/4581338 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Omaha North
Inventory numbers
IA 603305 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 23993 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 09/2011)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 70.6 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
7,845

Update Log 

  • November 16, 2014: New video from Mark Shannon
  • December 13, 2009: New photo from Brad J Williams

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Mormon Bridge
Posted April 24, 2010, by Anonymous

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