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UP - Sand Creek Bridge #3

Photos 

UP Sand Creek Bridge #7

Looking North

Photo taken by John Marvig in March 2018

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BH Photo #424962

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Sand Creek on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Scott County, Minnesota
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1901 replacing an older bridge
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Minneapolis & St. Louis Railway (M&StL; MSTL)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Concrete Encased Through Plate Girder
Dimensions
Span length: 74.0 ft.
Total length: 74.0 ft.
Also called
M&STL - Sand Creek Bridge #3
M&STL Bridge #40
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.64235, -93.60926   (decimal degrees)
44°38'32" N, 93°36'33" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/451683/4943401 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Jordan East
Inventory number
BH 53734 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 21, 2018: New photos from John Marvig
  • October 2, 2012: Added by John Marvig

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