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Minnesota's National Register Bridges
Bridges by Type

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Bridge Name County Address Date Built

Bowstring arch through truss

Kern Bridge Blue Earth Twp. Rd. 190 over LeSueur River 1873

Cemelback through truss

Bridge No. 5721 Koochiching MN. Hwy. 65 over Little Fork River 1890, 1937

Cantilever deck truss

Wabasha Street Bridge (removed) Ramsey Wabasha Street over Mississippi River 1890

Concrete girder

Bridge No. 5083 Lyon MN. Hwy. 19 over Redwood River 1931
Bridge No. 5151 Lyon MN. Hwy. 19 over Redwood River 1931

Concrete slab

Ramsey Park Swayback Bridge Redwood Ramsey Park 1938
Bridge No. 3355 Mille Lacs U.S. Hwy. 169 over Whitefish Creek 1939

Covered bridge

Zumbrota Covered Bridge Goodhue West Ave. Over North Fork of Zumbro River 1869

Deck pratt truss

Kettle River Bridge (Bridge No. 5718) Pine Mn. Hwy. 123 over Kettle River 1948

King-post pony truss

Bridge No. 1482 Rock U.S. Hwy. 75 1908

Masonry arch

Bridge No. L-1409 Winona Twp. Rd. over Garvin Brook 1895
Bridge No. L-3040 Scott Co. Rd. 51, N. of MN 19 1878
Bridge No. L-4770 Fillmore Twp. Rd. over Mahoney Creek ca. 1915
Bridge No. L-6007 Saint Louis Skyline Pkwy. over Stewart Creek ca. 1925
Bridge No. L-4013 Houston Twp. Rd. 126 over Riceford Creek 1915
Colorado Street Bridge Ramsey E. side of S. Wabasha St. near Terrace Park 1888
Mendota Road Bridge Ramsey Water St. over Pickerel Lake Outlet 1894
Point Douglas-Saint Louis River Road Bridge Washington off Co. Hwy 5 1863
Seventh Street Improvement Arches Ramsey E. 7th St. over Burlington Northern right-of-way 1884
Split Rock Bridge Pipestone Co. Rd. 54 over Split Rock Creek 1938

Multi plate arch

Bridge No. 5265 Crow Wing U.S. Hwy. 169 1938
Bridge No. 5757 Saint Louis Mn. Hwy. 23 over Mission Creek 1937
Bridge No. 5827 Wabasha Mn. Hwy. 60 1938

Parker through truss with a vertical-lift span

Stillwater Bridge Washington Mn Hwy. 36/WI Hwy. 64 over St. Croix River 1931

Pennsylvania through truss

Third Street Bridge Goodhue 3rd St. over Cannon River 1909

Pratt through truss

Bridge No. 1811 Pine Co. Hwy. 33 over Kettle River 1916
Bridge No. 4846(1) Le Sueur Co. Hwy. 102 over Mn. Hwy. 22 1875
Bridge No. 90980 Meeker Co. Rd. 190 over North Fork of Crow River 1899
Bridge No. L-5573 Steele Twp. Rd. 95 over Straight River 1894
Dump Road Bridge Rice Twp. Rd. 45 over Straight River 1904
Frank's Ford Bridge Olmsted Co. Rd. 121 over South Branch Zumbro River 1895
Hanover Bridge (Bridge No. 92366) Wright off Co. Hwy. 19 over Crow River 1885
Kennedy Bridge Blue Earth Twp. Rd. 167 over LeSueur River 1883
Selby Avenue Bridge (removed) Ramsey Selby Ave. over Soo Line railroad tracks 1890
Zieglers Ford Bridge Blue Earth Twp. Rd. 96 over Big Cobb River 1904

Rainbow concrete arch

Marsh Concrete Rainbow Arch Bridge Blue Earth Co. Rd. 101 over Little Cottonwood River 1911

Reinforced concrete arch

Anoka-Champlin Mississippi River Bridge Anoka U.S. Hwy. 52 over Mississippi River 1929
Bridge No. 3589 Lake U.S. Hwy. 61 over Stewart River 1924, 1939
Bridge No. 5853 Ramsey off Lexington Ave. in Como Park 1904
Bridge No. 8096 Rice Mn. Hwy. 19 over Spring Creek 1947
Bridge No. 92247 Ramsey Lexington Ave. In Como Park 1904
Bridge No. L-2162 Rock Co. Rd. 51 over Split Rock Creek ca. 1907
Bridge No. L-2315 Rock Twp. Rd. 89 over Rock River ca. 1901
Bridge No. L-2316 Rock Twp. Rd. 89 over Rock River ca. 1906
Bridge No. L-4646 Rock Sixth St. over Spring Brook 1911
Cappelen Memorial Bridge Hennepin E. Franklin Ave. over Mississippi River 1919-23
Cedar Avenue Bridge Hennepin 10th Ave. over Mississippi River 1929
Fort Snelling-Mendota Bridge Dakota Mn. Hwy. 55 over Minnesota River 1925-26
Intercity Bridge Ramsey Ford Pkwy. over Mississippi River 1927
Nymore Bridge Beltrami 1st St. over Mississippi River 1917
Queen Avenue Bridge Hennepin W. Lake Harriet Blvd. 1905
Robert Street Bridge Ramsey Robert St. over Mississippi River 1926

Reinforced concrete barrel-arch

Interlachen Bridge Hennepin William Berry Drive 1900

Steel arch

Soo Line High Bridge Washington Soo line over St. Croix River 1911
Zumbro Parkway Bridge Wabasha Co. Rd. 68 over Zumbro river 1937

Steel through truss

Yellow Bank Church Campground Bridge (removed) Lac qui Parle Twp. Rd. 76 over Yellow Bank River 1893

Swing span

Great Northern Railway Company Bridge Cass off Mn. Hwy. 371 ca. 1915

Vertical lift span

Aerial Lift Bridge Saint Louis Lake Ave. over Duluth Ship Canal 1905, 1930

Warren deck truss

Smith Avenue High Bridge (removed) Ramsey Smith Ave. over Mississippi River 1889, 1904

Warren pony truss

Bridge No. 12 Goodhue Twp. Rd. 43 over Bullard Creek 1908
Bridge No. 5388 Meeker Mn. Hwy. 24 over North Fork of Crow River 1935


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