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Meridian Highway Bridge

Photos 

File:Meridian Highway 853 Rd bridge from S.JPG

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BH Photo #275033

Map 

Description 

A small bridge constructed of steel I-beams parallel to the roadway crosses a smaller tributary of the North Fork of the Elkhorn River. The bridge is located immediately east of the intersection of county road 552 Avenue and 853 Road, about 3 miles north of State Highway 13. The bridge has a lattice railing and a concrete deck. [From Meridian Highway NRHP Form]

Facts 

Overview
Steel girder bridge over North Fork of the Elkhorn River on 853rd Road
Location
Pierce County, Nebraska
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1920
Design
Girder
Recognition
Listed as a contributing resource to a designated historic district on the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.19209, -97.48501   (decimal degrees)
42°11'32" N, 97°29'06" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/625091/4672214 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Wee Town
Inventory number
BH 59809 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1920 (1,018)
Built during 1920s (9,990)
Concrete deck (139)
Girder (10,360)
Lattice Railing (219)
NR-contributing (147)
Nebraska (1,640)
Open (40,041)
Pierce County, Nebraska (29)

Update Log 

  • February 19, 2014: Added by Dave King

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com