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James River Bridge

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Circa 1910

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BH Photo #439054

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over James River on 388th Avenue, 1.9 mi. north and 2 mi. east of Redfield in Great Bend Township
Location
Spink County, South Dakota
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1904 by the Iowa Bridge Co.
Builder
- Iowa Bridge Co. (1902-193X) of Des Moines, Iowa
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 119.1 ft.
Total length: 211.0 ft.
Deck width: 17.7 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.91068, -98.47198   (decimal degrees)
44°54'38" N, 98°28'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/540949/5089204 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Ashton
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
35
Inventory numbers
SD 58-120-231 (South Dakota structure number)
NRHP 93001318 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 32334 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of August 2018)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 41 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • December 1, 2018: New photo from Dana and Kay Klein