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Firesteel Creek Bridge

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J.D. Taylor photo

BH Photo #248275

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Polygonal Warren pony truss bridge over Firesteel Creek on 404th Avenue, 1.5 mi. south and 1.0 mi. west of Loomis in Badger Township
Location
Davison County, South Dakota
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1915 by the Pioneer Bridge Co.
Builder
- Pioneer Bridge Co. of Kansas City, Missouri
Design
Polygonal Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 89.9 ft.
Total length: 89.9 ft.
Deck width: 18.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on December 9, 1993
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.74856, -98.10636   (decimal degrees)
43°44'55" N, 98°06'23" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/571948/4844334 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Mitchell
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
64
Inventory numbers
NRHP 93001284 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
SD 18-100-052 (South Dakota structure number)
BH 32199 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of June 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 28.8 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

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

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Comments 

Firesteel Creek Bridge
Posted March 24, 2007, by J.D. Taylor

A few pictures from a rainy Saturday afternoon.