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Benning Stone Arch

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Benning Stone Arch

Overview

Photo taken by John Marvig in November 2016

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BH Photo #369473

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned stone arch bridge over Unnamed Creek on Abandoned Railroad
Location
Mankato, Blue Earth County, Minnesota
Status
Derelict/abandoned
History
Ca. 1871
Railroad
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Span length: 8.0 ft.
Total length: 8.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.20257, -93.97520   (decimal degrees)
44°12'09" N, 93°58'31" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/422080/4894835 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Mankato East
Inventory number
BH 58131 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 7, 2016: New photos from John Marvig
  • September 23, 2013: Updated by J.P.: Added category "Railroad"

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Unnamed Creek Bridge
Posted September 23, 2013, by John Marvig (johnmarvig [at] chaska [dot] net)

This isn't real far from me so I might try to hit it at some point in the near future. There are a few other stone arches and tunnels around Mankato as well

Unnamed Creek Bridge
Posted September 23, 2013, by J.P. (wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com)