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Cheyenne River Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by James McCray

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BH Photo #208167

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Cheyenne River on CR 656, 11.7 mi. east and 0.8 mi. north of Buffalo Gap
Location
Custer County, South Dakota
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1934
Design
Parker through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 150.9 ft.
Total length: 693.9 ft.
Deck width: 18.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 10.5 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on February 8, 1988
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.50194, -103.07472   (decimal degrees)
43°30'07" N, 103°04'29" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
13/655644/4818357 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Fairburn SE
Inventory numbers
SD 17-496-252 (South Dakota structure number)
NRHP 88000024 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 32193 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 04/2016)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 91.3 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
100

Update Log 

  • March 1, 2014: New Street View added by Dave King
  • August 9, 2011: New photos from James McCray

Sources 

  • James McCray - jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com

Comments 

Cheyenne River Bridge
Posted April 27, 2016, by Lou Merchen (WASTA20 [at] GMAIL [dot] COM)

This 1934 bridge is now gone. It was replaced by

a five-span pre-stressed girder style in late

summer 2014. Ribbon cutting ceremony was held

Sept. 5th, 2014