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Van Dorn Street Bridge

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Van Dorn Street Bridge

Looking East

Photo taken by John Marvig in October 2019

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BH Photo #459427

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Street View 

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Overview
Pony truss bridge over Middle Creek on Van Dorn Road, .5 mi. southwest of Pleasant Dale
Location
Seward County, Nebraska
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1935
Design
Queenpost Pony truss with riveted connections.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 49.9 ft.
Total length: 50.9 ft.
Deck width: 19.7 ft.
Also called
Middle Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.78505, -96.94665   (decimal degrees)
40°47'06" N, 96°56'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/673255/4516924 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Pleasant Dale
Average daily traffic (as of 2003)
35
Inventory number
BH 24647 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of June 2018)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 44.3 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

3-panel truss (131)
Built during 1930s (11,816)
Have street view (27,203)
Nebraska (1,646)
Open (40,014)
Owned by county (20,977)
Pony truss (16,354)
Queenpost truss (278)
Seward County, Nebraska (36)
Span length 25-50 feet (15,768)
Total length 50-75 feet (9,343)
Truss (33,251)

Update Log 

  • October 29, 2019: New photos from John Marvig
  • July 13, 2010: Updated by Nathan Holth: Updated GPS, Bridge Type, Street View

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