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Enemy Creek Bridge

Photos 

Truss

J.D. Taylor photo

BH Photo #248270

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Warren pony truss bridge over Enemy Creek on 398th Avenue, 11 mi. west and 3.7 mi. south of Mitchell in Union Township
Location
Davison County, South Dakota
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1913 by the Pioneer Bridge Co.
Builder
- Pioneer Bridge Co. of Kansas City, Missouri
Design
Riveted Warren pony truss with alternating verticals
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 35.1 ft.
Total length: 37.1 ft.
Deck width: 17.7 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on December 9, 1993
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.64781, -98.24614   (decimal degrees)
43°38'52" N, 98°14'46" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/560796/4833032 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Betts
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
64
Inventory numbers
NRHP 93001282 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
SD 18-040-137 (South Dakota structure number)
BH 32196 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of June 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 33.9 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • February 8, 2013: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added truss type

Sources 

Comments 

Enemy Creek Bridge
Posted July 22, 2008, by J.D. Taylor (taylor [at] tmlawsd [dot] com)

Pictures from a nice summer evening - July 22, 2008. Could feel a little "give" while standing on the bridge and my wife drove the Suburban over...