Nearly all Warren truss bridges are rivet connected and built after 1900, which gives this bridge high historic significance for its 1887 construction date and pin-connected Warren truss design. The bridge was built by the prolific King Bridge Company, and this association with a noteworthy company only adds to its significance.
The bridge has some "extra" lightweight diagonals with turnbuckles that intersect multiple panels. They may have been intended to function like counter diagonals on Pratt trusses.
This bridge has been bypassed and abandoned.
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