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Farmer's Bridge

Photos 

Oblique View.

Photo In Public Domain.

Photo taken by Wikipedia User Ammodramus in November 2009

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BH Photo #172928

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned pratt through truss bridge over Republican River on CR-43 (Abandoned Alignment)
Location
Franklin County, Nebraska
Status
Abandoned
History
Built 1911
Builder
- Empire Bridge Co. of Lexington, Kentucky
Design
Three span pin-connected Pratt through truss.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.06962, -98.74422   (decimal degrees)
40°04'11" N, 98°44'39" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/521811/4435516 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Inavale
Inventory number
BH 45912 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Abandoned (3,056)
Built 1911 (682)
Built during 1910s (8,806)
Empire Bridge Co. (4)
Franklin County, Nebraska (4)
NR-listed (2,841)
Nebraska (1,377)
Pratt through truss (4,625)
Pratt truss (8,071)
Republican River (22)
Through truss (12,952)
Truss (29,557)

Update Log 

  • February 19, 2014: Photo imported by Dave King
  • August 16, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Added to Republican River Category.
  • August 16, 2010: Added by Nathan Holth

Sources 

Comments 

Farmer's Bridge
Posted August 15, 2016, by ArtS (asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com)

Article with a pic of the bridge:

https://www.morningagclips.com/rrca-to-meet-aug-24/