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BNSF - Bluff River Bridge

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BNSF Bluff River Bridge

Now removed and replaced

Photo taken by John Marvig in October 2011

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BH Photo #243609

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Overview
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Bluff River on BNSF Railway
Location
Bluffton, Otter Tail County, Minnesota
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
EB span built 1906, WB span built 1909
Railroads
- BNSF Railway (BNSF)
- Northern Pacific Railroad (NP)
Design
60' Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Span length: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 60.0 ft.
Also called
Northern Pacific Bridge #170-2
Approximate latitude, longitude
+46.46667, -95.23514   (decimal degrees)
46°28'00" N, 95°14'06" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/328391/5148327 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Wadena
Inventory number
BH 54612 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 26, 2012: New photos from John Marvig
  • November 25, 2012: Added by John Marvig

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