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Rainbow Arch Bridge, Spanning Sheyenne River at Main Street, East, Valley City, Barnes County, ND



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Location
East, Valley City, ND

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER ND-14
Building/structure dates: 1925 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 2004 demolished
National Register Number: 97000170
Significance: It is the only bridge in North Dakota which was built according to a patented design. It is the only through-arch bridge in North Dakota.

Subjects
Arch Bridges
Transportation
Vehicular Bridges


Related Names
Marsh, James Barney
North Dakota Department Of Transportation
Minneapolis Bridge Company


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
Looking northeast along Main Street showing an overview of the bridge
Looking northeast showing an overview of the bridge from the bank of the river
Looking northeast showing a closer overview of the bridge from the bank of the river
Looking north showing an overview of the bridge from the river
Looking east along Main Street showing an overview of the bridge head-on
Looking east along the sidewalk of the bridge
Looking southwest showing an overview of the bridge
Looking east-northeast showing a close-up overview of the bridge
Looking west showing a close-up of the vertical hangers and arch ribs
Looking west showing a close-up of the overhead struts
Looking north showing a close-up view of the vertical hangers and arch ribs
Looking north, showing hangers
Looking northwest, showing a close-up of hangers and arches
Looking up, showing a close-up of hangers and arches
Looking west, showing a close-up of the bridge plaque


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