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Fort Snelling Bridge (2nd)

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Fort Snelling Bridge (Second)

East Abutment

Photo taken by John Marvig in December 2013

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BH Photo #272298

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Steel arch bridge over Mississippi River on Fort Snelling Road
Location
St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, and Hennepin County, Minnesota
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1912, Replaced 1961
Builder
- Bayne & Hewett of Minneapolis, Minnesota
Railroads
- Streetcar
- Twin City Rapid Transit Co. (TCRT; TCL)
Design
Steel arch
Dimensions
Total length: 960.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.89346, -93.17994   (decimal degrees)
44°53'36" N, 93°10'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/485791/4971130 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Saint Paul West
Inventory number
BH 59099 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 19, 2017: Updated by Luke: Added builder
  • May 21, 2015: Updated by Luke: Added categories "Twin Cities Rapid Transportation Co.", "Streetcar", "Railroad", "Rail-and-road"
  • December 31, 2013: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • December 29, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

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