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US 6 Platte River Bridge

Photos 

US 6 Platte River Bridge

Photo from old postcard

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BH Photo #497940

Facts 

Overview
Lost Parker through truss bridge over Platte River on US 6
Location
Ashland, Saunders County, Nebraska, and Sarpy County, Nebraska
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1911
Design
(At least 6)8-panel, pinned Parker through trusses
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.06069, -96.32680   (decimal degrees)
41°03'38" N, 96°19'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/724624/4548938 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 93112 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 3, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • May 6, 2021: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added truss type
  • May 6, 2021: New photos from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com