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UP - Straight River Bridge #4

Photos 

UP Bridge Ave. Bridge Owatonna.JPG

Overview

Photo taken by Jason Smith in Sept. 2009

BH Photo #171113

Map 

Facts 

Overview
5 Span Deck Plate Girder bridge over Straight on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Owatonna, Steele County, Minnesota
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1902
Railroads
- Burlington, Cedar Rapids & Northern Railway (BCRN)
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (RI; CRIP; ROCK)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
5 Spans Deck Plate Girder sitting on Stone piers and abutments.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 50.0 ft.
Total length: 200.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.08381, -93.23100   (decimal degrees)
44°05'02" N, 93°13'52" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/481505/4881207 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Owatonna
Inventory number
BH 45748 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 11, 2016: New photos from John Marvig
  • November 20, 2012: New photos from John Marvig
  • November 18, 2012: Updated by John Marvig: Added dimensions
  • August 10, 2012: Updated by John Marvig: Added category "railroad"
  • July 29, 2010: Added by Jason Smith

Sources 

  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Jason Smith - flensburg [dot] bridgehunter [dot] av [at] googlemail [dot] com