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Chippewa River Bridge

Photos 

NW angle shot

Photo taken by Jason Smith in December 2010

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BH Photo #191596

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Riveted 8-panel Parker through truss bridge over Chippewa River on MN 7 in Montevideo
Location
Montevideo, Chippewa County, Minnesota
Status
Bridge has been replaced.
History
Built 1932
Design
Riveted 8-panel Parker through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 149.9 ft.
Total length: 182.1 ft.
Deck width: 29.9 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 16.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.94028, -95.73083   (decimal degrees)
44°56'25" N, 95°43'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/284544/4979944 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Montevideo
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
2,200
Inventory numbers
MN 9114 (Minnesota bridge number)
BH 20324 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of June 2013)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 43.7 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • February 2, 2014: Updated by Jason Smith: This bridge is scheduled to be replaced beginning February 3rd.
  • February 14, 2013: Updated by John Marvig: Updated build date, as the plate tells different than what was listed
  • November 16, 2011: Updated by Matt Lohry: Updated bridge design and information
  • January 5, 2011: New photos from Jason Smith
  • July 30, 2010: New Street View added by Jason Smith

Sources 

  • Jason Smith - flensburg [dot] bridgehunter [dot] av [at] googlemail [dot] com
  • Matt Lohry
  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com