Rating:
4 votes

Fun Farm Bridge

Photo 

Fun Farm Bridge

Panoramio user Chetross68

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivs (CC BY-ND)

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BH Photo #309416

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Henry's Fork Snake River on Ext
Location
Fremont County, Idaho
Status
Open to traffic
Future prospects
Slated for demolition and replacement unless 3rd party takes the bridge.
History
Built 1925; rehabilitated 1998
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 151.9 ft.
Total length: 157.2 ft.
Deck width: 15.4 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 13.4 ft.
Also called
Henry's Fork Snake River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.98306, -111.62500   (decimal degrees)
43°58'59" N, 111°37'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
12/449876/4870180 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Saint Anthony
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
30
Inventory numbers
ID 31840 (Idaho bridge number)
BH 14883 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2017)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 24.3 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Available for reuse (225)
Built 1925 (1,231)
Built during 1920s (9,486)
Doomed (1,066)
Fremont County, Idaho (11)
Idaho (435)
One-lane traffic (7,535)
Open (38,219)
Owned by county (20,057)
Pratt through truss (5,013)
Pratt truss (8,751)
Snake River (55)
Span length 125-175 feet (3,998)
Through truss (14,057)
Total length 125-175 feet (5,672)
Truss (31,250)
Wooden deck (6,003)

Update Log 

  • August 12, 2019: Updated by Nathan Holth: This bridge is now doomed, but available for reuse.
  • June 10, 2015: Updated by Royce and Bobette Haley: refined design-to do list
  • December 2, 2014: Updated by Dave King: Changed name and imported photo

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Comments 

Fun Farm Bridge
Posted August 12, 2019, by Tony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

If I was one of the whopping 30 people (Cars) that crossed daily, I would sure as Hell rather look at a beautiful historic truss bridge than an ugly slab of concrete!

Fun Farm Bridge
Posted November 2, 2016, by Nina (2dalsn2tabbies [at] gmail [dot] com)

State of Idaho has closed it. We live in Island Park ID

Like your website!

Henry's Fork Snake River Bridge
Posted January 16, 2012, by A Sh (ashaqra [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Please update the status of The Fun Farm Bridge.

Thank you