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DM&E - 6th Street Overpass

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Overview

Photo taken by Jason Smith

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BH Photo #177889

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over 6th Street on Dakota, Minnesota & Eastern Railroad in New Ulm
Location
New Ulm, Brown County, Minnesota
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1909
Railroads
- Canadian Pacific Railway (CP)
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Dakota, Minnesota, & Eastern Railroad (DME)
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Span length: 24.0 ft.
Total length: 24.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.32136, -94.46035   (decimal degrees)
44°19'17" N, 94°27'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/383550/4908603 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
New Ulm
Inventory numbers
MN L8564 (Minnesota bridge number)
BH 20309 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Average daily traffic (as of 1973)
350

Update Log 

  • July 18, 2017: New photos from John Marvig
  • August 31, 2015: Updated by Jason Smith: Readjusted the GPS coordinates
  • April 20, 2013: Updated by John Marvig: Added category "Ballasted Deck"
  • January 26, 2013: New photos from John Marvig
  • August 10, 2012: Updated by John Marvig: Added category "railroad"
  • September 18, 2010: Updated by Jason Smith: Changed the name of the bridge

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DM&E - 6th Street Overpass
Posted September 5, 2015, by Jason Smith (flensburg [dot] bridgehunter [dot] av [at] googlemail [dot] com)

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