Crystal Bridge (Crystal, North Dakota)

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Crystal Bridge
Crystal Bridge (Crystal, North Dakota) is located in North Dakota
Crystal Bridge (Crystal, North Dakota)
Nearest city Crystal, North Dakota
Coordinates 48°35′49″N 97°40′20″W / 48.59694°N 97.67222°W / 48.59694; -97.67222Coordinates: 48°35′49″N 97°40′20″W / 48.59694°N 97.67222°W / 48.59694; -97.67222
Area less than one acre
Built 1927
Built by Fargo Bridge & Iron Co.
Architectural style Concrete T-beam bridge, Other
Governing body Local
MPS Historic Roadway Bridges of North Dakota MPS
NRHP Reference # 97000507[1]
Added to NRHP May 30, 1997

Crystal Bridge in Crystal, North Dakota is a bridge which was built in 1927. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1997.[1]

According to its NRHP nomination, the bridge "is a two-span concrete T-beam structure, some 66 feet long. Concrete T-beam designs saw occasional use in North Dakota during the first half of the twentieth century, as bridge builders began experimenting with the increased use of reinforced concrete in heavy load-bearing applications."[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1997.[1]

It is owned and maintained by Pembina County.[2][3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  2. ^ a b Mark Hufstetler (December 10, 1996). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Crystal Bridge".  and accompanying photos
  3. ^ Mark Hufstetler (December 10, 1996). "National Register of Historic Places Multiple Property Documentation: Historic Roadway Bridges of North Dakota". National Park Service.