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Alborn-Pengilly Trail /BNSF Overpass

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Alborn Trail Bridge

East Pier

Photo taken by John Marvig in June 2015

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BH Photo #333330

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Overview
Through Plate Girder bridge over DM&IR Railway on Alborn-Pengilly Trail
Location
Alborn, St. Louis County, Minnesota
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1912
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- Canadian National Railway (CN)
- Duluth, Missabe & Iron Range Railway (DMIR)
- Duluth, Missabe & Northern Railroad (DMN)
- Rail-to-trail
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 36.0 ft.
Total length: 110.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+46.97243, -92.58122   (decimal degrees)
46°58'21" N, 92°34'52" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/531854/5202185 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Alborn
Average daily traffic (as of 1995)
85
Inventory numbers
MN 7792 (Minnesota bridge number)
BH 58445 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of August 1999)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • July 22, 2015: New photos from John Marvig
  • June 23, 2015: Updated by Luke: Added builder via John
  • October 15, 2013: Added by John Marvig

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