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Second Carver Railroad Bridge

Photos 

Second Carver Bridge

Photo owned by John Marvig

BH Photo #242234

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Lattice through truss bridge over Minnesota River on Former Minneapolis & St. Louis Railway
Location
Carver, Carver County, Minnesota
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1889, Replaced 1917 and approach spans reused elsewhere
Railroad
- Minneapolis & St. Louis Railway (MSTL)
Design
Quadruple intersection lattice Through truss Swing Bridge over Minnesota River
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 269.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.76317, -93.62215   (decimal degrees)
44°45'47" N, 93°37'20" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/450763/4956830 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Shakopee
Inventory number
BH 54248 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 24, 2013: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • November 1, 2012: Added by John Marvig

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Sources 

  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Douglas Butler