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County Road 708 Bridge

Photos 

Overview

Looking West

Photo taken by James McCray

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BH Photo #206008

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over an unnamed stream on county road 708
Location
Richardson County, Nebraska
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1935
Design
Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 69.9 ft.
Total length: 70.9 ft.
Deck width: 14.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.08655, -95.44644   (decimal degrees)
40°05'12" N, 95°26'47" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/291425/4440232 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Rulo
Average daily traffic (as of 2003)
40
Inventory number
BH 24502 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of August 2015)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 27.1 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Built 1935 (1,710)
Built during 1930s (10,865)
Nebraska (1,417)
One-lane traffic (7,517)
Open (37,589)
Owned by county (19,123)
Pony truss (15,248)
Pratt pony truss (3,247)
Pratt truss (8,226)
Richardson County, Nebraska (63)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,236)
Structurally deficient (17,792)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,694)
Truss (30,034)
Wooden deck (5,902)

Update Log 

  • July 28, 2011: Updated by James McCray: updated coordinates

Sources 

  • James McCray - jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com

Comments 

County Road 708 Bridge
Posted April 25, 2016, by Tony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

I've begin to notice that Nathan!

County Road 708 Bridge
Posted April 25, 2016, by Nathan Holth (webmaster [at] historicbridges [dot] org)

Tony... Many trusses in Nebraska without photos... and based on my cursory review, a lot of them are likely misdated and older than listed.

County Road 708 Bridge
Posted April 25, 2016, by Tony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Much older than 1935... Closer to ca. 1900