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MN13 Cottonwood River Bridge (Old)

Photo 

Flandrau Bridge

Photo from The Bridges of New Ulm

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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BH Photo #469938

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Camelback through truss bridge over Cottonwood River on MN 13
Location
New Ulm, Brown County, Minnesota
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1921; Replaced 1962
Builder
- Illinois Steel Bridge Co. of Jacksonville, Illinois
Design
Camelback through truss
Also called
Flandrau Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.29306, -94.48195   (decimal degrees)
44°17'35" N, 94°28'55" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/381771/4905491 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
New Ulm
Inventory number
BH 74104 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 10, 2020: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Luke
  • Geoff Hubbs

Comments 

MN13 Cottonwood River Bridge (Old)
Posted July 17, 2020, by Tony Berg (punyaps [at] newulmtel [dot] net)

It shows that this bridge was replaced in 1962. I crossed this bridge every day to school and I was born in 1962. I think it was replaced in the early '70s.