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UP - Saline River Bridge

Photos 

New Cambria Rail Bridge

Looking East

Photo taken by John Marvig in October 2017

Enlarge

BH Photo #408910

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Saline River on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Saline County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1902
Railroad
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Triple-intersection lattice through truss
Dimensions
Span length: 138.0 ft.
Total length: 138.0 ft.
Also called
New Cambria Rail Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.87734, -97.52325   (decimal degrees)
38°52'38" N, 97°31'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/628097/4304201 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
New Cambria
Inventory number
BH 36253 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 1, 2017: New photos from John Marvig
  • March 12, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Added Street View
  • February 27, 2008: Updated by Robert Elder: Updated "Overview" and "Design"
  • February 11, 2008: Added by Robert Elder

Sources 

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

Comments 

Saline River Bridge
Posted February 11, 2008, by Robert L. Elder (robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

This bridge is a lattice through truss. Unfortunately, I have not been able to photograph it.