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Old Van Dorn St. Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by James McCray

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BH Photo #236976

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Haines Branch on Bison Trail
Location
Lincoln, Lancaster County, Nebraska
Status
This historic bridge was demolished and replaced by an ugly MOB (Mail Order Bridge)
History
Built 1936
Design
Steel stringer with attractive concrete balustrade railings.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 29.9 ft.
Total length: 102.0 ft.
Deck width: 23.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.78457, -96.73649   (decimal degrees)
40°47'04" N, 96°44'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/690990/4517307 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lincoln
Average daily traffic (as of 1997)
1
Inventory number
BH 53099 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of November 2013)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Excellent (9 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Excellent (9 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Excellent (9 out of 9)
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Update Log 

  • July 2, 2013: Updated by Nathan Holth: This bridge has been demolished and replaced.
  • August 9, 2012: Added by James McCray

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