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BNSF - Sauk River Bridge

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BNSF Sauk River Bridge

Looking West

It was a really crappy day for this. Note that the river is about 6 to 8 feet above normal

Photo taken by John Marvig in July 2011

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BH Photo #251602

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Sauk River on BNSF Railway
Location
Waite Park, Stearns County, Minnesota
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1958 replacing a previous bridge
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- BNSF Railway (BNSF)
- Great Northern Railway (GN)
Design
4 Span Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 55.0 ft.
Total length: 220.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+45.56290, -94.23579   (decimal degrees)
45°33'46" N, 94°14'09" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/403559/5046226 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Saint Cloud
Inventory number
BH 55909 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 27, 2015: New photos from John Marvig
  • March 28, 2013: Added by John Marvig

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