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Central Lakes Trail - Chippewa River Stone Arch

Photos 

Chippewa River Tunnel

Photo taken by John Marvig in March 2013

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BH Photo #256029

Map 

Street View 

Description 

Build date provided by Great Northern Fergus Falls Division Bridge Book, located at the Minnesota Historical Society Archives

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Chippewa River on Central Lakes Trail
Location
Douglas County, Minnesota
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1888
Railroads
- Great Northern Railway (GN)
- Otter Tail Valley Railroad (OTVR)
- Rail-to-trail
Design
Stone arch
Approximate latitude, longitude
+45.98690, -95.65529   (decimal degrees)
45°59'13" N, 95°39'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/294348/5096019 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Quam Lake
Inventory number
BH 56573 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 1, 2018: Updated by John Marvig: Updated build date per GN data
  • June 11, 2013: Added by John Marvig

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