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Turkey Creek Bridge

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Photo taken by Nick Schmiedeler in August 2018

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BH Photo #433437

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Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Turkey Creek on Broadway Street in Naponee
Location
Franklin County, Nebraska
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1935
Design
Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 82.0 ft.
Total length: 128.9 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.07538, -99.13866   (decimal degrees)
40°04'31" N, 99°08'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/488176/4436133 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Republican City
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
50
Inventory number
BH 24037 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of August 2017)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 48.5 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Built during 1930s (11,749)
Franklin County, Nebraska (6)
Nebraska (1,634)
Open (39,882)
Owned by city (5,399)
Pony truss (16,184)
Pratt pony truss (3,637)
Pratt truss (9,297)
Span length 75-100 feet (6,428)
Total length 125-175 feet (5,920)
Truss (32,784)

Update Log 

  • August 20, 2018: New photos from Nick Schmiedeler

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Comments 

Turkey Creek Bridge
Posted August 21, 2018, by Nick Schmiedeler (nick [at] nickschmiedeler [dot] com)

Bridge is in the town of Naponee, 1 mile south of 136

Turkey Creek Bridge
Posted August 20, 2018, by Nick Schmiedeler (nick [at] nickschmiedeler [dot] com)

2 ton....make that 20 ton !!

Turkey Creek Bridge
Posted August 20, 2018, by Nick Schmiedeler (nick [at] nickschmiedeler [dot] com)

Thanks for moving pin.

Turkey Creek Bridge
Posted August 20, 2018, by Nick Schmiedeler (nick [at] nickschmiedeler [dot] com)

Pin placed in parking area of a grain silo....needs to be moved where Turkey Creek crosses Broadway, few blocks N and W, beautiful double truss, with 3 of 4 "2 ton" plaques intact, very hearty