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Taylor Branch Bridge

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Photo taken by Nick Schmiedeler in November 2020

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BH Photo #485355

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Facts 

Overview
Bedstead pony truss bridge over Taylor Branch on 623 Blvd., 2.5 mi. north and 1 mi. east of Pawnee City
Location
Pawnee County, Nebraska
Status
Intact but closed to all traffic
History
Built 1901
Design
Bedstead Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 39.0 ft.
Total length: 57.1 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.15409, -96.13290   (decimal degrees)
40°09'15" N, 96°07'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/744200/4448802 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Steinauer
Average daily traffic (as of 2003)
10
Inventory numbers
NE C006703505P (Nebraska bridge number)
BH 24407 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2013)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 19.2 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • November 8, 2020: New photos from Nick Schmiedeler

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Comments 

Taylor Branch Bridge
Posted November 8, 2020, by Nick Schmiedeler (nick [at] nickschmiedeler [dot] com)

Couple obvious "newer" reinforcements and enhancements underneath

Taylor Branch Bridge
Posted November 8, 2020, by Nick Schmiedeler (nick [at] nickschmiedeler [dot] com)

This one is great, tons of character - couple exposed legs out of concrete, appropriate-age deterioration, best visited from north, can drive right to it, no reason really for it in its current location but would love to it rehabbed