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West Fork Vermillion River Bridge

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Overview
Pony truss bridge over West Fork Vermillion River on 246th Street, 6 mi. north and 3.3 mi. west of Salem
Location
McCook County, South Dakota
Status
Gone; destroyed by flooding
History
Built ca. 1910; rehabilitated 1955
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 54.1 ft.
Total length: 56.1 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.81833, -97.45500   (decimal degrees)
43°49'06" N, 97°27'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/624246/4852855 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Unityville
Inventory numbers
SD 44-077-020 (South Dakota structure number)
BH 32259 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 7, 2012: Updated by Jason Smith: This bridge is gone!

Sources 

  • Jason Smith - flensburg [dot] bridgehunter [dot] av [at] googlemail [dot] com