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CNW - Amiret Rail Bridge

Photo 

Amiret Bridge

Photo Contributed by John Marvig

BH Photo #267839

Map 

Description 

Build date given by C&NW bridge records at the Chicago & North Western Railway Historical Society Archives

Facts 

Overview
Lost Double-intersection Warren deck truss bridge over Cottonwood River on Former C&NW RR
Location
Lyon County, Minnesota
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Built 1915, possibly using relocated parts; Lost 1981
Railroad
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
Design
Double-intersection Warren deck truss
Also called
CNW - Cottonwood River Bridge
Amiret Rail Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.30248, -95.69193   (decimal degrees)
44°18'09" N, 95°41'31" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/285274/4908993 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Amiret
Inventory number
BH 58299 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 6, 2013: Added by John Marvig

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