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CP - MN-7 Overpass

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Underneath

Photo taken by Matthew Lohry in November 2010

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BH Photo #184979

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Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over MN-7 on Canadian Pacific Railway
Location
St. Louis Park, Hennepin County, Minnesota
Status
Open to rail traffic
History
Built 1934
Builder
- Minnesota Highway Department
Railroads
- Canadian Pacific Railway (CP)
- Minneapolis, Northfield & Southern Railway (MN&S)
Design
Pony/through plate girder
Dimensions
Span length: 85.0 ft.
Total length: 85.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.93806, -93.36250   (decimal degrees)
44°56'17" N, 93°21'45" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/471398/4976133 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Minneapolis South
Average daily traffic (as of 1996)
32,000
Inventory numbers
MN 5199 (Minnesota bridge number)
BH 46811 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of August 1999)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • April 4, 2015: Updated by John Marvig: correction from above - added information. Bridge is still RR owned
  • April 20, 2013: Updated by John Marvig: Added category "Ballasted Deck"
  • August 10, 2012: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • November 7, 2010: Added by Matthew Lohry

Sources 

  • Matt Lohry
  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Luke