Rating:
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13th Street Bridge

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13th 1

Photo taken by Jack Schmidt in August 3, 2013

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BH Photo #272636

Map 

Street View 

    Facts 

    Overview
    Through truss bridge over Big Blue River on 13th Street in Crete
    Location
    Crete, Saline County, Nebraska
    Status
    Open to traffic
    History
    Built 1925
    Design
    Two six panel pin-connected Pratt through truss spans.
    Dimensions
    Length of largest span: 120.1 ft.
    Total length: 296.9 ft.
    Deck width: 15.4 ft.
    Vertical clearance above deck: 13.7 ft.
    Also called
    Big Blue River Bridge
    Approximate latitude, longitude
    +40.62519, -96.97549   (decimal degrees)
    40°37'31" N, 96°58'32" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
    Approximate UTM coordinates
    14/671231/4499120 (zone/easting/northing)
    Quadrangle map:
    Crete North
    Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
    350
    Inventory number
    BH 23885 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
    Inspection report (as of June 2015)
    Overall condition: Poor
    Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
    Substructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
    Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
    Sufficiency rating: 1 (out of 100)
    View more at BridgeReports.com

    Update Log 

    • November 23, 2015: New Street View added by Clark Vance
    • November 22, 2015: Updated by Erik Hoffman: Added category "A-frame portal"
    • January 9, 2014: New photos from Jack Schmidt
    • July 13, 2010: Updated by Nathan Holth: Updated GPS, Bridge Type, Street View

    Sources 

    • Nathan Holth
    • Jack Schmidt - jjturtle [at] earthlink [dot] net
    • Clark Vance - cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com

    Comments 

    13th Street Bridge
    Posted November 22, 2015, by Erik Hoffman (edh4801 [at] gmail [dot] com)

    Most beautiful bridge I have seen in a long while.