Big Blue River Bridge

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Also known as: NEHBS No. BU00-84
Twp. Rd. over Big Blue R., 1 mi. SE of Surprise, Surprise, Nebraska

Pony truss bridge over Big Blue River on a township road, .5 mi. east and .3 mi. south of Surprise

Photo 

By Ammodramus - Own work, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=11618203

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on June 29, 1992
Reference number
92000708
Architectural style
Other architectural type; Pin-connected Pratt truss
Area of significance
Engineering
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction
Property type
Structure
Historic function
Road-related
Current function
Road-related
Period of significance
1875-1899
Significant years
1897; 1898

Update Log 

  • January 14, 2022: New photo from Bill Eichelberger

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