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BNSF - Little Hell Canyon Bridge

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Little Hell Canyon RR Bridge

A northbound BNSF freight rolls over the bridge, bound from Phoenix to Chicago.

Photo taken by Erich Heidewald in October 2010

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BH Photo #183364

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Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Hell Canyon on Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad (former AT&SF)
Location
Yavapai County, Arizona
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1910
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway (ATSF)
- BNSF Railway (BNSF)
Design
Multi-span trestle, four main spans
Dimensions
Total length: 335.0 ft.
Also called
ATSF Little Hell Canyon Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.08006, -112.40690   (decimal degrees)
35°04'48" N, 112°24'25" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
12/371738/3882826 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Meath Spring
Inventory number
BH 46686 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 29, 2014: New Street View added by Luke
  • September 29, 2014: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • July 19, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Railroad"
  • July 19, 2013: New photo from Alexander D. Mitchell IV
  • April 28, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway"
  • August 14, 2011: Updated by Alexander D. Mitchell IV: corrected construction info, added photo
  • October 25, 2010: Added by Alexander D. Mitchell IV

Sources 

  • Alexander D. Mitchell IV
  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Luke