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List of bridges on the National Register of Historic Places in Nebraska facts for kids

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This is a list of bridges and tunnels on the National Register of Historic Places in the U.S. state of Nebraska.

Many of the bridges were the works of the Nebraska Department of Roads or its predecessors, including the Nebraska Bureau of Roads & Bridges. Many were registered after a study in the 1990s seeking to inventory historic bridges in Nebraska and pursuant to a Multiple Property Submission titled "Highway Bridges in Nebraska."

Name Image Built Listed Location County Type
Adamson Bridge 1916 1992-06-29 Valentine
42°48′26″N 100°40′20″W / 42.80722°N 100.67222°W / 42.80722; -100.67222 (Adamson Bridge)
Cherry Timber stringer trestle
Ashland Bridge (Ashland, Nebraska) Ashland bridge from NE.JPG 1936 1992-06-29 Ashland
41°02′04″N 96°22′01″W / 41.034444°N 96.366944°W / 41.034444; -96.366944 (Ashland Bridge)
Saunders Warren pony truss, one of two surviving in Nebraska
Beal Slough Bridge 1937 1992-06-29 Lincoln
40°46′13″N 96°42′46″W / 40.77028°N 96.71278°W / 40.77028; -96.71278 (Beal Slough Bridge)
Lancaster Concrete rigid frame bridge
Bell Bridge Bell Bridge (Niobrara River) 1.JPG 1903 1992-06-29 Valentine
42°53′42″N 100°19′20″W / 42.895°N 100.32222°W / 42.895; -100.32222 (Bell Bridge)
Cherry Pratt through truss
Berry State Aid Bridge Berry State Aid Bridge 1920, 1921 1992-06-29 Valentine
42°54′7″N 100°21′44″W / 42.90194°N 100.36222°W / 42.90194; -100.36222 (Berry State Aid Bridge)
Cherry Pratt through truss
Big Blue River Bridge (Surprise, Nebraska) Big Blue bridge (Butler County) from SW 1.JPG 1897, 1898 1992-06-29 Surprise
41°6′3″N 97°17′28″W / 41.10083°N 97.29111°W / 41.10083; -97.29111 (Big Blue River Bridge)
Butler Pin-connected Pratt truss
Big Blue River Bridge (Grafton, Nebraska) Big Blue River Bridge 5.jpg 1918 1992-06-29 Grafton
40°41′47″N 97°43′44″W / 40.69639°N 97.72889°W / 40.69639; -97.72889 (Big Blue River Bridge)
Fillmore Concrete spandrel arch
Big Indian Creek Bridge 1903 1992-06-29 Wymore
40°5′13″N 96°43′22″W / 40.08694°N 96.72278°W / 40.08694; -96.72278 (Big Indian Creek Bridge)
Gage Warren pony truss
Big Papillion Creek Bridge ca. 1940 1992-06-29 La Vista
41°10′27″N 96°6′1″W / 41.17417°N 96.10028°W / 41.17417; -96.10028 (Big Papillion Creek Bridge)
Sarpy Tied arch pony truss
Bloody Run Bridge 1898 1992-06-29 Virginia
40°12′39″N 96°33′29″W / 40.21083°N 96.55806°W / 40.21083; -96.55806 (Bloody Run Bridge)
Gage Warren pony truss
Borman Bridge Borman Bridge 1916 1992-06-29 Valentine
42°51′7″N 100°31′15″W / 42.85194°N 100.52083°W / 42.85194; -100.52083 (Borman Bridge)
Cherry Pratt through truss
Brewer Bridge Brewer Bridge 1899, 1921 1992-06-29 Valentine
42°52′34″N 100°15′58″W / 42.87611°N 100.26611°W / 42.87611; -100.26611 (Brewer Bridge)
Cherry Pratt through truss
Bridge Nebraska City concrete arch bridge 5.JPG 1912 1992-06-29 Nebraska City
40°39′39″N 95°52′41″W / 40.66083°N 95.87806°W / 40.66083; -95.87806 (Bridge)
Otoe Concrete spandrel arch
Bridge 1876 1992-06-29 Lorton
40°34′1″N 96°5′26″W / 40.56694°N 96.09056°W / 40.56694; -96.09056 (Bridge)
Otoe Bowstring pony arch-truss
Bridge 1911 1992-06-29 Royal
42°24′50″N 98°4′2″W / 42.41389°N 98.06722°W / 42.41389; -98.06722 (Bridge)
Antelope Kingpost pony truss
Mynard Road Bridge ca. 1900 1992-06-29 Louisville
40°58′22″N 96°4′55″W / 40.97278°N 96.08194°W / 40.97278; -96.08194 (Bridge)
Cass Warren truss leg bedstead
Bridge 1898 1992-06-29 Wymore
40°9′6″N 96°47′3″W / 40.15167°N 96.78417°W / 40.15167; -96.78417 (Bridge)
Gage Warren pony truss
Bridge Ideal Cement bridge from S.jpg 1908 1992-06-29 Stratton
40°9′7″N 101°11′29″W / 40.15194°N 101.19139°W / 40.15194; -101.19139 (Bridge)
Hitchcock Reinforced concrete slab
Brownson Viaduct 1942 1992-06-29 Brownson
41°11′22″N 103°7′17″W / 41.18944°N 103.12139°W / 41.18944; -103.12139 (Brownson Viaduct)
Cheyenne Timber stringer trestle
Brownville Bridge Brownville-bridge.jpg 1939 1993-06-17 Brownville
40°23′57″N 95°39′6″W / 40.39917°N 95.65167°W / 40.39917; -95.65167 (Brownville Bridge)
Nemaha
Bryan Bridge Bryan Bridge 1932 1988-06-23 Valentine
42°49′56″N 100°31′41″W / 42.83222°N 100.52806°W / 42.83222; -100.52806 (Bryan Bridge)
Cherry Pin-connected arch bridge
Burwell Bridge Burwell, Nebraska Hwy 11 bridge from SW 3.JPG 1940, 1941 1992-06-29 Burwell
41°46′4″N 99°7′31″W / 41.76778°N 99.12528°W / 41.76778; -99.12528 (Burwell Bridge)
Garfield Steel stringer bridge
Cambridge State Aid Bridge Cambridge Republican bridge from NW.JPG 1914 1992-06-29 Cambridge
40°16′25″N 100°9′56″W / 40.27361°N 100.16556°W / 40.27361; -100.16556 (Cambridge State Aid Bridge)
Furnas Spandrel arch bridge
Camp Clarke Bridge Site Camp Clarke Bridge Site 1875, 1880 1974-11-08 Bridgeport Morrill
Carns State Aid Bridge Carns bridge from SW 3.JPG 1912, 1913 1992-06-29 Bassett
42°44′1″N 99°28′52″W / 42.73361°N 99.48111°W / 42.73361; -99.48111 (Carns State Aid Bridge)
Rock Parker & Pratt through truss
Cincinnati Bridge 1879, 1880 1992-06-29 Du Bois
40°0′47″N 96°2′40″W / 40.01306°N 96.04444°W / 40.01306; -96.04444 (Cincinnati Bridge)
Pawnee Bowstring through arch truss
Clear Creek Bridge Butler County Clear Creek bridge from W.JPG 1891, 1928 1992-06-29 Bellwood
41°23′3″N 97°20′6″W / 41.38417°N 97.335°W / 41.38417; -97.335 (Clear Creek Bridge)
Butler Warren through truss
Colclesser Bridge 1888, 1933, 1934 1992-06-29 Rushville
42°33′3″N 102°29′9″W / 42.55083°N 102.48583°W / 42.55083; -102.48583 (Colclesser Bridge)
Sheridan Baltimore through truss
Columbus Loup River Bridge Columbus Loup River Bridge from NW 1.JPG 1932, 1933 1992-06-29 Columbus
41°25′1″N 97°22′4″W / 41.41694°N 97.36778°W / 41.41694; -97.36778 (Columbus Loup River Bridge)
Platte Parker through truss
Deering Bridge Deering Bridge 3.jpg 1916 1992-06-29 Sutton
40°38′26″N 97°49′27″W / 40.64056°N 97.82417°W / 40.64056; -97.82417 (Deering Bridge)
Clay
Fillmore
Concrete spandrel arch
DeWitt Flour Mills and King Iron Bridge ca. 1888, 1911, 1920 1978-12-27 DeWitt Gage Pratt Through Truss
Elkhorn River Bridge Old Elkhorn River bridge at 519 Av from W 2.JPG 1883, 1929 1992-06-29 Clearwater
42°9′36″N 98°7′33″W / 42.16°N 98.12583°W / 42.16; -98.12583 (Elkhorn River Bridge)
Antelope Bowstring through arch-truss
Franklin Bridge Franklin Bridge (Nebraska) from SE.JPG 1932, 1935 1992-06-29 Franklin
40°4′33″N 98°57′8″W / 40.07583°N 98.95222°W / 40.07583; -98.95222 (Franklin Bridge)
Franklin Warren pony truss
Gross State Aid Bridge Gross State Aid Bridge from SW 3.JPG 1918 1992-06-29 Verdigre
42°39′16″N 98°2′34″W / 42.65444°N 98.04278°W / 42.65444; -98.04278 (Gross State Aid Bridge)
Knox Parker through truss
Henry State Aid Bridges Henry State Aid bridges N bridge from SW.JPG 1919 1992-06-29 Henry
41°59′50″N 104°2′50″W / 41.99722°N 104.04722°W / 41.99722; -104.04722 (Henry State Aid Bridges)
Scotts Bluff Concrete spandrel arch
Hoyt Street Bridge ca. 1870, 1890 1992-06-29 Beatrice
40°16′39″N 96°46′40″W / 40.2775°N 96.77778°W / 40.2775; -96.77778 (Hoyt Street Bridge)
Gage Bowstring through arch-truss
Interstate Canal Bridge Interstate Canal (Scotts Bluff County) old bridge 2.JPG ca. 1915 1992-06-29 Scottsbluff
41°59′50″N 103°38′18″W / 41.99722°N 103.63833°W / 41.99722; -103.63833 (Interstate Canal Bridge)
Scotts Bluff Pratt pony truss
Keim Stone Arch Bridge Keim Stone Arch Bridge from SW 2.JPG 1916 1992-06-29 Tecumseh
40°23′32″N 96°7′22″W / 40.39222°N 96.12278°W / 40.39222; -96.12278 (Keim Stone Arch Bridge)
Johnson Limestone arch
Kilgore Bridge Kilgore Bridge 1.jpg 1915 1992-06-29 Kearney
40°41′2″N 98°57′3″W / 40.68389°N 98.95083°W / 40.68389; -98.95083 (Kilgore Bridge)
Buffalo Pratt pony truss
Lewellen State Aid Bridge Lewellen, Nebraska bridge from S 4.JPG 1926, 1927 1992-06-29 Lewellen
41°19′3″N 102°8′34″W / 41.3175°N 102.14278°W / 41.3175; -102.14278 (Lewellen State Aid Bridge)
Garden Pratt pony truss
Lewis Bridge Keya Paha Lewis Bridge from US 1.JPG 1922 1992-06-29 Springview
42°59′53″N 99°38′8″W / 42.99806°N 99.63556°W / 42.99806; -99.63556 (Lewis Bridge)
Keya Paha Pratt pony truss
Lisco State Aid Bridge Lisco bridge from S 2.JPG 1927, 1928 1992-06-29 Lisco
41°29′22″N 102°37′30″W / 41.48944°N 102.625°W / 41.48944; -102.625 (Lisco State Aid Bridge)
Garden Pratt pony truss
Little Nemaha River Bridge (Dunbar, Nebraska) 1874 1992-06-29 Dunbar
40°40′57″N 96°2′42″W / 40.6825°N 96.045°W / 40.6825; -96.045 (Little Nemaha River Bridge)
Otoe Bowstring pony arch-truss
Loosveldt Bridge 1888, 1933, 1934 1992-06-29 Rushville
42°34′53″N 102°23′2″W / 42.58139°N 102.38389°W / 42.58139; -102.38389 (Loosveldt Bridge)
Sheridan Baltimore through truss
Main Street Bridge 1915, 1920 1992-06-29 Elkhorn
41°16′54″N 96°14′14″W / 41.28167°N 96.23722°W / 41.28167; -96.23722 (Main Street Bridge)
Douglas Steel stringer bridge
Meridian Bridge Meridian Bridge 1924 1993-06-17 South Yankton
42°51′35″N 97°23′37″W / 42.85972°N 97.39361°W / 42.85972; -97.39361 (Meridian Bridge)
Cedar Prat vertical-lift truss
Mission Creek Bridge 1898 1992-06-29 Barneston
40°0′15″N 96°27′48″W / 40.00417°N 96.46333°W / 40.00417; -96.46333 (Mission Creek Bridge)
Gage Warren pony truss
Neligh Mill Bridge Neligh Mill Bridge from SW.JPG 1910 1992-06-29 Neligh
42°7′32″N 98°1′51″W / 42.12556°N 98.03083°W / 42.12556; -98.03083 (Neligh Mill Bridge)
Antelope Pratt through truss
Nine Bridges Bridge Nine Bridges pier.jpg 1913 1992-06-29 Doniphan
40°49′40″N 98°22′47″W / 40.82778°N 98.37972°W / 40.82778; -98.37972 (Nine Bridges Bridge)
Hall Pratt half-hip pony truss
Niobrara River Bridge Niobrara State Park bridge from NW 2.JPG 1929 1992-11-12 Niobrara
42°45′53″N 98°2′39″W / 42.76472°N 98.04417°W / 42.76472; -98.04417 (Niobrara River Bridge)
Knox Warren through truss
North Loup Bridge North Loup bridge (806 Rd) from SW 2.JPG 1912 1992-06-29 North Loup
41°30′38″N 98°45′4″W / 41.51056°N 98.75111°W / 41.51056; -98.75111 (North Loup Bridge)
Valley Pratt through truss
North Omaha Creek Bridge North Omaha Creek Bridge 26 Rd from S.JPG ca. 1905 1992-06-29 Winnebago
42°11′38″N 96°31′50″W / 42.19389°N 96.53056°W / 42.19389; -96.53056 (North Omaha Creek Bridge)
Thurston Pin-connected Pratt truss
Olive Branch Bridge 1897 1992-06-29 Sprague
40°36′37″N 96°46′27″W / 40.61028°N 96.77417°W / 40.61028; -96.77417 (Olive Branch Bridge)
Lancaster Warren truss leg bedstead
Plattsmouth Bridge Plattsmouth-bridge.jpg 1929 1993-04-15 Plattsmouth
41°0′2″N 95°51′58″W / 41.00056°N 95.86611°W / 41.00056; -95.86611 (Plattsmouth Bridge)
Cass Cantlevered through truss
Ponca Creek Bridge 1904 1992-06-29 Lynch
42°49′27″N 98°24′24″W / 42.82417°N 98.40667°W / 42.82417; -98.40667 (Ponca Creek Bridge)
Boyd Pratt half-hip pony truss
Prairie Dog Creek Bridge Prairie Dog Creek Bridge 5.jpg 1913 1992-06-29 Orleans
40°0′16″N 99°28′48″W / 40.00444°N 99.48°W / 40.00444; -99.48 (Prairie Dog Creek Bridge)
Harlan Camelback pony truss
Rattlesnake Creek Bridge Rattlesnake Creek Bridge from SW.JPG 1903 1992-06-29 Bancroft
42°2′39″N 96°36′48″W / 42.04417°N 96.61333°W / 42.04417; -96.61333 (Rattlesnake Creek Bridge)
Cuming Pratt half-hip pony truss
Red Cloud Bridge Red Cloud Republican bridge from NW.JPG 1935 1992-06-29 Red Cloud
40°3′46″N 98°31′7″W / 40.06278°N 98.51861°W / 40.06278; -98.51861 (Red Cloud Bridge)
Webster Warren pony/through truss
Republican River Bridge Farmers Bridge 1.jpg 1911 1992-06-29 Riverton
40°4′10″N 98°44′38″W / 40.06944°N 98.74389°W / 40.06944; -98.74389 (Republican River Bridge)
Franklin Pratt through truss
Roscoe State Aid Bridge Roscoe, Nebraska bridge from SW 2.jpg 1934, 1935 1992-06-29 Roscoe
41°7′33″N 101°34′35″W / 41.12583°N 101.57639°W / 41.12583; -101.57639 (Roscoe State Aid Bridge)
Keith Steel cantilevered stringer
Rulo Bridge Rulo-bridge.jpg 1938, 1939 1993-01-04 Rulo
40°3′14″N 95°25′14″W / 40.05389°N 95.42056°W / 40.05389; -95.42056 (Rulo Bridge)
Richardson Pennsylvania through truss
Saddle Creek Underpass Saddle Creek Underpass 1934 1992-06-29 Omaha
41°15′35″N 95°58′49″W / 41.25972°N 95.98028°W / 41.25972; -95.98028 (Saddle Creek Underpass)
Douglas Concrete rigid frame bridge
Sappa Creek Bridge Sappa Creek Bridge 2.jpg 1916 1992-06-29 Stamford
40°7′53″N 99°33′17″W / 40.13139°N 99.55472°W / 40.13139; -99.55472 (Sappa Creek Bridge)
Harlan Pratt pony truss
Sargent Bridge Sargent bridge from S.JPG 1908 1992-06-29 Sargent
41°37′38″N 99°22′18″W / 41.62722°N 99.37167°W / 41.62722; -99.37167 (Sargent Bridge)
Custer Pratt through truss
South Omaha Bridge South-omaha-bridge.jpg 1933–1935 1992-06-29 Omaha
41°12′47″N 95°55′57″W / 41.21306°N 95.9325°W / 41.21306; -95.9325 (South Omaha Bridge)
Douglas Warren through truss
Stewart Bridge 1915 1992-06-29 Oak
40°21′2″N 97°52′38″W / 40.35056°N 97.87722°W / 40.35056; -97.87722 (Stewart Bridge)
Nuckolls Concrete spandrel arch
Sutherland State Aid Bridge Sutherland State Aid Bridge N half from W.jpg 1914, 1915 1992-06-29 Sutherland
41°12′41″N 100°59′51″W / 41.21139°N 100.9975°W / 41.21139; -100.9975 (Sutherland State Aid Bridge)
Lincoln Concrete spandrel arch
Sweetwater Mill Bridge Sweetwater bridge from S 2.JPG 1909 1992-06-29 Sweetwater
41°2′27″N 99°0′27″W / 41.04083°N 99.0075°W / 41.04083; -99.0075 (Sweetwater Mill Bridge)
Buffalo Pratt pony truss
Tekamah City Bridge Tekamah City Bridge DS 1.JPG 1934 1992-06-29 Tekamah
41°46′36″N 96°13′15″W / 41.77667°N 96.22083°W / 41.77667; -96.22083 (Tekamah City Bridge)
Burt Concrete rigid frame bridge
Turkey Creek Bridge Turkey Creek Bridge 4.jpg 1899 1992-06-29 Ragan
40°17′33″N 99°19′57″W / 40.2925°N 99.3325°W / 40.2925; -99.3325 (Turkey Creek Bridge)
Harlan Pin-connected Pratt truss
Twin Bridge (Brownlee, Nebraska) Twin Bridge (Cherry Co, NE) from S bank 3.JPG 1900 1992-06-29 Brownlee
42°20′0″N 100°45′43″W / 42.333333°N 100.76194°W / 42.333333; -100.76194 (Twin Bridge)
Cherry Steel stringer bridge
Verdigris Creek Bridge Verdigris Creek Bridge (520 Ave) E truss from NW 3.JPG ca. 1918 1992-06-29 Royal
42°21′31″N 98°6′23″W / 42.35861°N 98.10639°W / 42.35861; -98.10639 (Verdigris Creek Bridge)
Antelope Kingpost pony truss
Willow Creek Bridge Willow Creek Bridge, Gilman Park, Pierce, Nebraska from SW.JPG 1913 1992-06-29 Foster
42°10′38″N 97°40′1″W / 42.17722°N 97.66694°W / 42.17722; -97.66694 (Willow Creek Bridge)
Pierce Lattice pony truss
Wolf Creek Bridge 1889 1992-06-29 Dunbar
40°47′2″N 95°54′57″W / 40.78389°N 95.91583°W / 40.78389; -95.91583 (Wolf Creek Bridge)
Otoe Pratt through truss
Wyoming Bridge 1878 1992-06-29 Dunbar
40°44′43″N 95°53′32″W / 40.74528°N 95.89222°W / 40.74528; -95.89222 (Wyoming Bridge)
Otoe Bowstring pony arch-truss
York Subway York Subway 4.jpg 1938, 1939 1992-06-29 York
40°52′27″N 97°35′34″W / 40.87417°N 97.59278°W / 40.87417; -97.59278 (York Subway)
York Concrete rigid frame bridge
Little Nemaha River Bridge (Syracuse, Nebraska) 1901 1992-06-29
removed 2012-12-19
Syracuse
40°40′0″N 96°14′9″W / 40.666667°N 96.23583°W / 40.666667; -96.23583 (Little Nemaha River Bridge)
Otoe Pratt pony truss
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