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Firesteel Creek Bridge

Facts 

Overview
Lost Kingpost pony truss bridge over Firesteel Creek on Unnamed Road
Location
Corson County, South Dakota
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Built 1910; Lost
Design
Kingpost pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 36.1 ft.
Total length: 38.1 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+45.53077, -101.32172   (decimal degrees)
45°31'51" N, 101°19'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/318711/5044536 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Black Horse SE
Inventory number
BH 72926 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1910 (1,229)
Built during 1910s (10,105)
Corson County, South Dakota (10)
Kingpost truss (213)
Lost (30,498)
Owned by county (21,801)
Pony truss (17,324)
South Dakota (723)
Span length 25-50 feet (16,378)
Total length 25-50 feet (11,630)
Truss (37,200)

Update Log 

  • September 14, 2021: Updated by Dave King: Updated status: bridge is gone
  • July 26, 2016: Added by J.P.

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com