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DM&E - Coal Mine Creek Bridge

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DM&E Coal Mine Creek Bridge

looking east

Photo taken by John Marvig in January 2013

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BH Photo #247471

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Facts 

Overview
3 Span Deck Plate Girder Bridge over Coal Mine Creek on DM&E RR
Location
Brown County, Minnesota
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1924, deck rebuilt ca. 1995
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- Canadian Pacific Railway (CP)
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Dakota, Minnesota, & Eastern Railroad (DME)
Design
85' Deck plate girder with 40' Deck Plate Girder approaches
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 85.0 ft.
Total length: 165.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.21047, -95.03176   (decimal degrees)
44°12'38" N, 95°01'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/337681/4897257 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Sanborn NE
Inventory number
BH 55334 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 20, 2013: Updated by John Marvig: Added category "Ballasted Deck"
  • January 26, 2013: Added by John Marvig

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