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Platte River Bridge

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Platte River Bridge

Photo from old postcard

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BH Photo #497936

Facts 

Overview
Lost Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Platte River on SR 14
Location
Central City, Merrick County, Nebraska, and Hamilton County, Nebraska
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1919; replaced 1991
Design
Closed-spandrel concrete arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 49.9 ft.
Total length: 883.9 ft.
Deck width: 22.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.07798, -98.00027   (decimal degrees)
41°04'41" N, 98°00'01" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/583980/4547894 (zone/easting/northing)
Average daily traffic (as of 2018)
3,200
Inventory number
BH 93110 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of December 2018)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Excellent (9 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 82.7 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • December 5, 2021: Updated by Paul Plassman: Added NBI data and lost date
  • May 6, 2021: New photos from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Paul Plassman