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UP - Solomon River Bridge

Photos 

Solomon Rail Bridge

Looking East

Photo taken by John Marvig in October 2017

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BH Photo #408921

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Lattice through truss bridge over Solomon River on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Saline County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
Railroad
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Lattice through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 140.0 ft.
Total length: 218.0 ft.
Also called
Solomon Rail Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.91578, -97.39371   (decimal degrees)
38°54'57" N, 97°23'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/639259/4308656 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Niles
Land survey
T. 13 S., R. 1 W., Sec. 14
Inventory number
BH 36252 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 1, 2017: New photos from John Marvig
  • March 12, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Added Street View although the bridge is very hard to see among the trees.
  • February 11, 2008: Added by Robert Elder

Sources 

  • Robert Elder - robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com