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Vandalia Bridge, Spanning Milk River, 16 miles West of Glasgow, Glasgow, Valley County, MT



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Item Title


Location
16 miles West of Glasgow, Glasgow vicinity, MT

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER MT-59
Building/structure dates: 1910 initial construction
Significance: The bridge is locally significant for the critical role it played in the rural development surrounding Vandalia and is a key feature in its transportation network. The bridge is also significant as an excellent example of pin-connected Pennsylvania through truss.

Subjects
Steel Truss Bridges
Vehicular Bridges


Related Names
Central States Bridge Company


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. DISTANT VIEW OF BRIDGE AND MILK RIVER, FACING NORTHWEST
2. PROFILE, FACING NORTHWEST
3. NORTH APPROACH TO BRIDGE, FACING SOUTH
4. 3/4 VIEW, FACING SOUTH
5. SOUTHWEST BRIDGE PORTAL, FACING NORTHEAST
6. NORTHEAST PORTAL, FACING SOUTHWEST
7. VIEW BETWEEN TRUSSES, FACING SOUTHWEST
8. VIEW OF UPPER CHORDS AND SWAY BRACING, FACING SOUTHWEST
9. DETAIL OF PORTAL BRACING AND BRIDGE PLAQUE, FACING SOUTHWEST
10. DETAIL OF PIN-CONNECTION AT SUB-DIVIDED VERTICAL, FACING NORTHWEST
11. DETAIL OF RAILING AT INCLINED END POST, FACING NORTHWEST
12. FLOOR SYSTEM, FACING SOUTHWEST


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