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Ordway Bridge

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Overview
Warren through truss bridge over Elm River on 125th Street (125th St), 2.5 mi. south and 5.4 mi. west of Columbia
Location
Brown County, South Dakota
Status
Closed
History
Built 1909
Design
Warren through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 99.1 ft.
Total length: 100.1 ft.
Deck width: 16.7 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+45.57500, -98.41972   (decimal degrees)
45°34'30" N, 98°25'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/545275/5046992 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Ordway
Inventory numbers
SD 07-146-250 (South Dakota structure number)
BH 32147 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 09/2008)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 26.3 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
98

Update Log 

  • April 12, 2016: New Street View added by Nathan Holth
  • April 12, 2016: Updated by Luke: Updated status, changed name, added link to article in which a local official suggests the bridge be removed.

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Comments 

Ordway Bridge
Posted April 13, 2016, by Tony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Confusing article... Was the 4 year old at the bridge drinking and shooting guns?

Elm River Bridge
Posted April 12, 2016, by Patrick

This bridge is closed to traffic.