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CGW - St. Paul Swing Bridge

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Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Mississippi River on Chicago Great Western Railway
Location
Ramsey County, Minnesota
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1885; Replaced 1913
Builders
- Charles Shaler Smith of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (Designer)
- Edgemoor Bridge Works of Wilmington, Delaware
- Passaic Rolling Mill Co. of Paterson, New Jersey (Swing Span)
Railroad
- Chicago Great Western Railway (CGW)
Design
Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.94377, -93.08777   (decimal degrees)
44°56'38" N, 93°05'16" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/493075/4976707 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 70809 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 7, 2016: Added by Luke

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Sources 

  • Luke