Rating:
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13th Street Bridge

Photos 

13th 1

Photo taken by Jack Schmidt in August 3, 2013

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BH Photo #272636

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Lost through truss bridge over Big Blue River on 13th Street in Crete
Location
Crete, Saline County, Nebraska
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1925; replaced 2017
Design
Two six panel pin-connected Pratt through truss spans.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 120.1 ft.
Total length: 296.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.4 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 13.7 ft.
Also called
Big Blue River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.62519, -96.97549   (decimal degrees)
40°37'31" N, 96°58'32" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/671231/4499120 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Crete North
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
350
Inventory number
BH 23885 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2017)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Excellent (9 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Excellent (9 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Excellent (9 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 99.7 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • June 12, 2019: Updated by Erik Hoffman: Replaced
  • November 23, 2015: New Street View added by Clark Vance
  • November 22, 2015: Updated by Erik Hoffman: Added category "A-frame portal"
  • January 9, 2014: New photos from Jack Schmidt
  • July 13, 2010: Updated by Nathan Holth: Updated GPS, Bridge Type, Street View

Sources 

  • Nathan Holth
  • Jack Schmidt - jjturtle [at] earthlink [dot] net
  • Clark Vance - cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com
  • Erik Hoffman - norcalroadswebsite [at] gmail [dot] com