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BNSF - Nicollet Island Bridge (East Channel)

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BNSF East Channel Bridge

under bridge

Photo taken by John Marvig in October 2011

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BH Photo #271463

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Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over East Channel Mississippi River on BNSF Railway
Location
Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota
Status
Open to traffic
History
WB Spans Built 1927, EB Spans Built 2008
Railroads
- BNSF Railway (BNSF)
- Commuter Rail
- Great Northern Railway (GN)
- Rapid Transit
Design
Deck plate girder (1927)
Concrete Deck Girder (2008)
Dimensions
Total length: 228.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.98884, -93.26157   (decimal degrees)
44°59'20" N, 93°15'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/479380/4981744 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Minneapolis South
Inventory number
BH 58917 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 11, 2015: New photos from John Marvig
  • April 19, 2015: New photos from John Marvig
  • March 4, 2014: Updated by John Marvig: Added category "Rapid Transit"
  • December 1, 2013: Updated by John Marvig: New photos from John Marvig
  • December 1, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

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