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Bridge across the Niobrara River, Nebraska.

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce

Bridge across the Niobrara River, Nebraska.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce

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Published by [s.n.] in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bridges,
  • Nebraska,
  • Niobrara River (Wyo. and Neb.)

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesBridge across Niobrara River, Nebraska
    SeriesH.rp.655
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    Pagination3 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16027447M

    Real-time river level information for Niobrara National Scenic River is provided on line by the United States Geological Survey (USGS) from their Sparks, Nebraska gauge located near Berry Bridge. Click here to visit their web site. Scroll down to the first graph and accompanying table for the current cubic foot per second (cfs) discharge rate. Canoeing and Tubing. Niobrara Riverview Retreats is conveniently located just 3 and 1/2 miles West of the western boundary of the "Wild and Scenic River" designated portion of the Niobrara River. This mile reach of the Niobrara River was added to the nation's Wild and Scenic River System in to showcase a stellar example of a Great Plains river and preserve a unique ecological.

    River Map. This map is designed to be interactive to allow you to take a mini-virtual tour of your trip down the highlights several of the landmarks along the way such as .   Niobrara State Park is a public recreation area located at the confluence of the Missouri and Niobrara rivers in the northeast corner of Nebraska. The state park occupies 1, acres of bluffs at.

      Video Footage of the Niobrara River at Highway 12 in Nebraska. Over the past several days, Nebraska has experienced historic flooding and extreme weather conditions in nearly every region of .   A deluge along the Niobrara River swept away the Mormon Canal Bridge after a nearby dam was destroyed during the “bomb cyclone” that ripped across The Plains. Ma Read More.


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Bridge across the Niobrara River, Nebraska by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce Download PDF EPUB FB2

Flows into the Niobrara just upstream of the bridge. The village of Meadville is located on the north bank and has a campground and river access for boaters. Meadville Bridge crosses the Niobrara River about miles north of Ainsworth, Nebraska. Just before reaching the river from the south, an.

NIOBRARA, Nebraska (KTIV) – Historic spring flooding shut down many roads, bridges, and towns in March and damaged the bridge on Highway 12 in Niobrara, Nebraska. upstream from the bridge. The Niobrara River Water Trail ends at Norden Bridge, but the remainder of the National Scenic River, which continues to the Highway bridge is canoeable throughout much of the year, the exception being during the heat of summer, when low flows can require paddlers to pull their canoes through shallow Size: KB.

The $ million contract was let to Hawkins Construction in June to repair the Niobrara River bridge and install a foot-wide, single-lane temporary bridge over the Mormon Canal while a new. Description In the C.& N.W. constructed a wooden bridge across the mouth of the Niobrara River near Bridge across the Niobrara River town of Niobrara.

The Bridge across the Niobrara River consisted of three truss spans and a series of shorter approach spans over the flood plain. Many communities around Niobrara River remain without water The Stuart-Naper bridge on the Niobrara River is gone.

Water went under the bridge and across the road on the the north side. The Nebraska Department of Transportation awarded a $ million contract to rebuild and repair the Highway 12 bridge over the Niobrara River west of the town of Niobrara and the Highway The corridor is abundant with wildlife.

On occasion, you might catch sight of Mink, River Otter, Leatherback turtles, Blue Herons just to name a few. Bison roam in the pastures above the cliffs along the Niobrara through the Ft Niobrara boundaries and wild elk & deer have been seen while floating the river.

"The Niobrara" is perfectly suited as a source for research projects in high school; beginning college students; and those with a long-established, deep interest in the river - visitors and tourists seeking an introduction to the Nibrara might find the book's demands on one's attention span inconsistent with the idea of a vacation/5(3).

The Niobrara River Bridge is a triple-span railroad bridge over the Niobrara River in Niobrara State Park, Knox County, Nebraska, that was built in It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in It is one of few multi-span railroad bridges in Nebraska.

See also. Transport portal; Engineering portal; National Register of Historic Places portalNearest city: Niobrara, Nebraska.

Temporary bridge across Niobrara River on U.S. Highway opens for travelers J pm Al Joens Flooding, Nebraska News, Top Stories. Hawkins Construction of Omaha has been awarded a $ million contract to rebuild the Highway Bridge over the Niobrara River south of Spencer, Nebraska.

was a big year for the village of Niobrara, Nebraska. As the home of the Ponca, was the th anniversary of the passing of Chief Standing Bear, and the 10th anniversary of the bridge that carries the Chief's name. The bridge is a large steel girder structure nearly 3, feet in length. The book, The Valentine Railroad Bridge, detailing every aspect of this bridge, has been published by railroad historian Jerry Penry of Lincoln, Nebraska.

The author extensively researched the history of the coming of the railroad to Fort Niobrara near the bridge.

The foot-tall steel bridge was built in Niobrara community waits for new highway bridge, faces economic challenges months after floods. Highway 12 connecting bridge washed away in March, serves as main road for commerce, tourism. Officials say a temporary bridge has been opened to traffic over the Niobrara River in northern Nebraska.

By Associated Press, Wire Service Content July. The Niobrara River (/ ˌ n aɪ. ə ˈ b r ær ə /; Omaha-Ponca: Ní Ubthátha khe, pronounced [nĩꜜ ubɫᶞaꜜɫᶞa kʰe], literally "water spread-out horizontal-the" or "The Wide-Spreading Water") is a tributary of the Missouri River, approximately miles ( km) long, running through the U.S.

states of Wyoming and Nebraska. The river drains one of the most arid sections of the Great Country: United States. The $44, contract covers the foot wide, single-lane temporary bridge and the permanent bridge over the Mormon Canal and repairs to the existing bridge over Niobrara River.

Hawkins crews were set to begin work at the site today, Wednesday, June 5, but had previously begun the process of assembling subcontractors and mobilizing. Bryan Bridge is a great quick stop along the way.

Bryan Bridges bridges the roads north and south of the Niobrara River and is one of the Historical Bridges in Cherry Country, Nebraska.

The scenery in the area is magnificent and you can view the Historic Railroad Bridge which is 4/5(19). Although the Niobrara National Scenic River is comprised mostly of private land, the Fort Niobrara National Wildlife Refuge and Niobrara Valley Preserve protect much of the area.

Additional protection comes from Smith Falls State Park, which holds Nebraska’s highest waterfall at 65 feet, and Borman Bridge and Fred Thomas Wildlife Management. Niobrara State Park has 20 cabins that may be reserved.

These cabins sit high on the bluffs overlooking the beautiful Missouri River Valley. There are 12 two-bedroom cabins and seven three-bedroom cabins.

All cabins are air conditioned and heated. Bedding, towels, cooking utensils and tableware are provided.Campsite is visible from the Railroad Bridge Foot Trail over the Niobrara River and from the Niobrara State Park.

This site is marked with a "Fifteen Star - Fifteen Stripe Flag". For more information, please call (this information is from ). Nebraska's newest state park. A national historic bridge across the Niobrara River provides access for visitors to walk to our state's highest waterfall.

The Jim MacAllister Nature Trail alerts hikers to diverse ecological systems in the valley that exist nowhere else in North America.