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Big Sandy Creek Bridge

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Photo taken by Ronnie Earnest in November 2016

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BH Photo #370471

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Overview
Pony truss bridge over Big Sandy Creek on Road T, 1.5 mi. west of Alexandria
Location
Thayer County, Nebraska
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1915
Design
Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 89.9 ft.
Total length: 90.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.24796, -97.42581   (decimal degrees)
40°14'53" N, 97°25'33" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/633888/4456467 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Alexandria
Average daily traffic (as of 2003)
40
Inventory number
BH 24676 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of August 2017)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 23.1 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Built 1915 (1,229)
Built during 1910s (9,636)
Nebraska (1,634)
One-lane traffic (7,606)
Open (39,886)
Owned by county (20,783)
Pony truss (16,186)
Pratt pony truss (3,638)
Pratt truss (9,301)
Span length 75-100 feet (6,431)
Thayer County, Nebraska (16)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,584)
Truss (32,801)
Wooden deck (6,069)

Update Log 

  • November 20, 2016: New photo from Ronnie Earnest

Sources 

  • Ronnie Earnest

Comments 

Big Sandy Creek Bridge
Posted November 20, 2016, by Dana and Kay Klein

This plus Half Breed Creek, GOOD BRIDGE day! Thanks for Sharing