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Minnesota River Bluffs Trail - Purgatory Creek Arch

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Purgatory Creek Arch

Photo taken by John Marvig in 2011

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BH Photo #486121

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Facts 

Overview
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Purgatory Creek on Minnesota River Bluffs Trail
Location
Eden Prairie, Hennepin County, Minnesota
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1902
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Minneapolis & St. Louis Railway (MSTL)
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Span length: 14.0 ft.
Total length: 14.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.86870, -93.46741   (decimal degrees)
44°52'07" N, 93°28'03" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/463077/4968471 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 91261 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 19, 2020: New photo from John Marvig

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