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UP - US71 Overpass

Photos 

Overview

Photo taken by Jason Smith in December 2010

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BH Photo #191852

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over US Hwy. 71 on UPRR
Location
Windom, Cottonwood County, Minnesota
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1956
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 50.5 ft.
Total length: 148.3 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.85333, -95.11417   (decimal degrees)
43°51'12" N, 95°06'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/330079/4857755 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Windom
Average daily traffic (as of 1998)
2,300
Inventory numbers
MN 6872 (Minnesota bridge number)
BH 47586 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 1999)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
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Update Log 

  • April 20, 2013: Updated by John Marvig: Added categories "Ballasted Deck", "Chicago & North Western Railway"
  • August 10, 2012: Updated by John Marvig: Added category "railroad"
  • January 8, 2011: Added by Jason Smith

Sources 

  • Jason Smith - flensburg [dot] bridgehunter [dot] av [at] googlemail [dot] com