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TC&W Buffalo Creek Bridge 3

Photos 

TC&W Buffalo Creek Bridge #3

Photo taken by John Marvig in November 2011

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BH Photo #249014

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Buffalo Creek on Twin Cities Western Railroad
Location
McLeod County, Minnesota
Status
Open to Traffic
History
Built 1913 by Milwaukee Road, line purchased 1991 by TC&W
Railroads
- Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (MILW)
- Twin Cities Western Railroad (TCWR)
Design
2-80' Deck Plate Girders
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 80.0 ft.
Total length: 160.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.77240, -94.05757   (decimal degrees)
44°46'21" N, 94°03'27" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/416318/4958210 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Plato
Inventory number
BH 53111 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 20, 2013: Updated by John Marvig: Added category "Ballasted Deck"
  • February 14, 2013: New photos from John Marvig
  • August 10, 2012: Added by John Marvig

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