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BNSF - Sand Creek Bridge

Photo 

View from west end.

Photo taken by Kyle Jarvis in August 2014

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BH Photo #339160

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Sand Creek, US 2, & US 95 on BNSF Kootenai Subdivision
Location
Sandpoint, Bonner County, Idaho
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1972 during line relocations due to the Burlington Northern merger in 1970. Built to tie Great Northern line on west side of Sand Creek to Northern Pacific line on east side of Sand Creek.
Railroads
- BNSF Railway (BNSF)
- Burlington Northern Railroad (BN)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Total length: 997.0 ft.
Also called
Br1402.6
Approximate latitude, longitude
+48.28646, -116.55200   (decimal degrees)
48°17'11" N, 116°33'07" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
11/533233/5348236 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Sandpoint
Elevation
2400 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 69591 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 8, 2015: Added by Kyle Jarvis

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