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DeSoto Bridge

Photo 

DeSoto Bridge

Elevation

Photo taken by Todd Murray at Wikimedia Commons in June 2006

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

View this photo at Wikimedia Commons

BH Photo #470969

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Warren deck truss bridge over Mississippi River on MN 23 (Division Street) in St. Cloud
Location
St. Cloud, Stearns County, Minnesota, and Benton County, Minnesota
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1957; closed to traffic March 2008, later replaced by the Granite City Bridge (see entry)
Design
Warren deck truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 290.7 ft.
Total length: 889.5 ft.
Deck width: 54.1 ft.
Also called
Division Street Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+45.56121, -94.15195   (decimal degrees)
45°33'40" N, 94°09'07" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/410099/5045942 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Saint Cloud
Inventory numbers
MN 6748 (Minnesota bridge number)
BH 36392 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 25, 2020: New photo from Nick Boppel
  • January 15, 2011: Updated by Jason Smith: Replaced with the Granite City Bridge (see profile)
  • April 29, 2010: Updated by Matthew Lohry: updated status
  • March 23, 2008: Added by James Baughn

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