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Root River Trail - S. Branch Root River Bridge #2

Photos 

Photo taken by Doug Connell

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BH Photo #236361

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over S. Branch Root River on Root River Trail
Location
Fillmore County, Minnesota
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1903
Railroads
- Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (MILW; CMStP&P; CMStP)
- Rail-to-trail
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 75.0 ft.
Total length: 150.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.72070, -92.03049   (decimal degrees)
43°43'15" N, 92°01'50" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/578093/4841309 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Preston
Inventory number
BH 53002 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 13, 2015: New photos from John Marvig
  • December 29, 2014: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • November 24, 2013: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • July 27, 2012: Added by Luke Harden

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