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James River Bridge

Photo 

James River Circa 1913

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BH Photo #393104

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over James River on Corliss Ave.
Location
Sanborn County, South Dakota
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Built 1897 by N.M. Stark & Co.
Builder
- N.M. Stark & Co. of Des Moines, Iowa
Design
Warren through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 99.1 ft.
Total length: 166.0 ft.
Deck width: 14.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.2 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on December 9, 1993
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.02039, -98.09581   (decimal degrees)
44°01'13" N, 98°05'45" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/572468/4874534 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Forestburg
Inventory numbers
SD 56-117-123 (South Dakota structure number)
NRHP 93001311 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 32310 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 06/1999)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 23.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1998)
56

Update Log 

  • June 1, 2017: New photo from Dana and Kay Klein
  • January 27, 2012: Updated by Jason Smith: The bridge no longer exists
  • July 4, 2011: Updated by Tony Dillon: Bridge removed

Sources 

  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Jason Smith - flensburg [dot] bridgehunter [dot] av [at] googlemail [dot] com
  • Dana and Kay Klein

Comments 

James River Bridge
Posted July 4, 2011, by Lou M (wasta20 [at] gmail [dot] com)

This bridge has been demolished and replaced with

a concrete structure.

James River Bridge
Posted July 4, 2011, by Lou M (wasta20 [at] gmail [dot] com)

This bridge has been demolished and replaced with

a concrete structure.