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Long Branch Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Lost through truss bridge over Long Branch on county road 715
Location
Richardson County, Nebraska
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Built 1915
Design
Through truss
Dimensions
Span length: 89.9 ft.
Total length: 89.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.4 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 11.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.18891, -95.97124   (decimal degrees)
40°11'20" N, 95°58'16" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/247057/4452959 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Humboldt
Inventory number
BH 24474 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/2014)
Deck condition rating: Excellent (9 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Excellent (9 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Excellent (9 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 99.8 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
35

Categories 

Built 1915 (1,130)
Built during 1910s (8,758)
Lost (18,683)
Nebraska (1,348)
One-lane traffic (7,422)
Owned by county (18,854)
Richardson County, Nebraska (62)
Span length 75-100 feet (5,804)
Through truss (12,892)
Total length 75-100 feet (5,941)
Truss (29,442)
Wooden deck (5,862)

Update Log 

  • April 25, 2016: Updated by Tony Dillon: Satellite imagery shows a missing bridge here.

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