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Olivia Railroad Bridge

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Olivia Railroad Bridge

Most legal access is cutting through a field

Photo taken by John Marvig in August 2012

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BH Photo #249032

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Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Branch of Beaver Creek on TC&W RR
Location
Olivia, Renville County, Minnesota
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1913 when the line was double tracked
Railroads
- Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (MILW; CMStP&P; CMStP)
- Twin Cities Western Railroad (TCWR)
Design
1-40' Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Span length: 40.0 ft.
Total length: 40.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.77835, -94.99865   (decimal degrees)
44°46'42" N, 94°59'55" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/341869/4960271 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Olivia
Inventory number
BH 53386 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 18, 2017: New photos from John Marvig
  • April 20, 2013: Updated by John Marvig: Added category "Ballasted Deck"
  • September 2, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Removed category "Chicago, MilwaukeeAdded category "Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad"
  • September 2, 2012: Added by John Marvig

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