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BNSF - Red Lake River Bridge

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BNSF Red Lake River Bridge

Looking south across the bridge

Photo taken by John Marvig in July 2012

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BH Photo #235417

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Overview
Warren Through Truss Bridge over Red Lake River in Crookston
Location
Crookston, Polk County, Minnesota
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1892, Second Span Added 1906, 1892 Span Removed Date Unknown
Railroads
- BNSF Railway (BNSF)
- Burlington Northern Railroad (BN)
- Great Northern Railway (GN)
- St. Paul, Minneapolis & Manitoba Railway (StPM&M)
Design
1-190' Pratt Through Truss span on stone abutments. Abutments built for dual tracks.
Dimensions
Span length: 190.0 ft.
Total length: 190.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+47.77174, -96.61149   (decimal degrees)
47°46'18" N, 96°36'41" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/678951/5293693 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Crookston
Inventory number
BH 49896 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 1, 2016: Updated by John Marvig: Added information from archives
  • July 24, 2014: New Street View added by Ralph Demars
  • August 10, 2012: Updated by John Marvig: Added categories "railroad", "Pin-connected"
  • October 24, 2011: Added by John Marvig

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