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Fort Snelling Bridge (1st)

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Fort Snelling Bridge (Old)

West Abutment

Photo taken by John Marvig in December 2013

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BH Photo #272299

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Deck truss 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 1880, Replaced 1912
Design
Pratt deck truss
Dimensions
Total length: 1,075.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.89414, -93.18081   (decimal degrees)
44°53'39" N, 93°10'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/485723/4971206 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Saint Paul West
Inventory numer
BH 59100 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 31, 2013: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • December 29, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

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