Built 1954 replacing a 4 span pin connected Parker through truss bridge with a-frame portal bracings- main span was a vertical lift bridge.
Polygonal Warren through truss bridge with riveted connections. Portal bracing is W-frame; strut bracing is V-frame. Unusual design with truss cantilevered out beyond the main span piers and connected to approach span piers by a stringer span.
Length of largest span: 249.0 ft.
Total length: 1,058.1 ft.
Deck width: 27.9 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 16.0 ft.
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Red River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+48.57333, -97.14833(decimal degrees) 48°34'24" N, 97°08'54" W (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor(4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory(6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor(4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 32.9 (out of 100) View more at BridgeReports.com
February 22, 2011: Updated by Nathan Holth: This bridge has been demolished and replaced.
April 19, 2010: New Street View added by James Baughn
April 19, 2010: Updated by Matthew Lohry: Updated status