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Diversion Ditch Bridge

Photos 

Overview

Photo taken in 1998 by Jason Smith

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BH Photo #113274

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Diversion Ditch on 257th Street, 0.3 mi. west and 1 mi. north of Renner
Location
Minnehaha County, South Dakota
Status
Replaced with a culvert
History
Built 1938 by the Western Bridge Company of Omaha, Nebraska
Design
Riveted, 4-panel Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 54.1 ft.
Total length: 55.1 ft.
Deck width: 15.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.65980, -96.72868   (decimal degrees)
43°39'35" N, 96°43'43" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/683140/4836595 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Renner
Inventory numbers
SD 50-201-130 (South Dakota structure number)
BH 32278 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 12, 2012: Updated by Jason Smith: Adjusted the GPS coordinance; the bridge has been replaced
  • March 27, 2008: Updated by Jason Smith

Sources 

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