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UP - Big Blue River Bridge #1

Photos 

Scan from Union Pacific Calendar

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BH Photo #348613

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Big Blue River on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Marshall County, Kansas
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1909; Replaced 2003
Railroad
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
180' Warren through truss
180' Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Span length: 183.0 ft.
Total length: 183.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.86102, -96.65593   (decimal degrees)
39°51'40" N, 96°39'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/700504/4414961 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Marysville
Inventory number
BH 36317 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 22, 2019: New photo from Melissa Brand-Welch
  • May 10, 2019: Updated by Luke: Added dimensions
  • December 25, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added build date
  • February 26, 2008: Added by Robert Elder

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