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South Bridge

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South Bridge

Photo uploaded by Art S

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BH Photo #351178

Description 

The rounded portal bracing and plaques are identical to a Chicago Bridge Co. span that existed in Spencer, Indiana.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over South Branch, Root River
Location
Preston, Fillmore County, Minnesota
Status
Demolished
Builders
- Chicago Bridge & Iron Co. of Chicago, Illinois
- Horace E. Horton of Rochester, Minnesota
Design
Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.66713, -92.08368   (decimal degrees)
43°40'02" N, 92°05'01" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/573874/4835310 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Preston
Inventory number
BH 71677 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 18, 2022: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • May 25, 2016: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added fabricator based on portal design.
  • April 3, 2016: Added by ArtS

Sources 

  • Art Suckewer - Asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Geoff Hubbs