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North Platte River Bridge

Photos 

Fort Steele Bridge

Photo Taken from I-80

Photo taken by Jolly Goodfellow in June 2010

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BH Photo #168424

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Video 

North Platte River Bridge

Here's some video of the North Platte River Bridge. Recorded in SD on 02-02-2015.

Mark Shannon

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Description 

Bridge location is next to the Fort Steele Rest & Historic Areas off I-80.

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over North Platte River on I-80 North Service Road at Milepost 229.03
Location
Carbon County, Wyoming
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1930
Design
Parker through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 180.1 ft.
Total length: 307.1 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Also called
Fort Steele Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.75175, -106.94837   (decimal degrees)
41°45'06" N, 106°56'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
13/338011/4624048 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Fort Steele
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
221
Inventory numbers
WY DLT (Wyoming bridge identifier)
BH 35733 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of August 2017)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 40.8 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • May 26, 2019: New photos from John Bernhisel
  • February 7, 2015: New video from Mark Shannon
  • February 23, 2014: New photos from Jack Schmidt
  • June 25, 2010: New photos from Jolly Goodfellow

Sources 

  • K. A. Erickson
  • Jolly Goodfellow
  • Jack Schmidt - jjturtle [at] earthlink [dot] net
  • Mark Shannon
  • John Bernhisel - Johnmbernhisel [at] gmail [dot] com