O Street Viaduct (Omaha, Nebraska)

O Street Viaduct (Omaha, Nebraska)
O Street Viaduct
Carries O Street
Crosses Union Pacific railroad tracks
Locale South Omaha
Owner City of Omaha
Designer George S. Morison
Total length 510 ft.
Width 20 ft.
Construction begin 1885
Opened 1904
Closed 2001

The O Street Viaduct was located in the South Omaha, Nebraska. Built to accommodate O Street traversing over the Union Pacific tracks, the overpass was constructed in 1885 by interests associated with the Omaha Stockyards. It was included on the Bridges in Nebraska Multiple Property Submission on June 29, 1992.[1] The bridge was demolished in 2001 as part of the redevelopment of the stockyards.[2][3]

See also


  1. ^ "Bridges in Nebraska Multiple Property Submission."[dead link] National Park Service. Retrieved 10/16/07.
  2. ^ "Omaha Stockyards Business Park: Demolition Package and Redevelopment Design". Erhart Griffin & Associates. Retrieved Sept 26, 2010.
  3. ^ "Historic bridges of Nebraska: O Street Viaduct", DOT.gov. Retrieved Sept 26, 2010.

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