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CP - 270th Street Overpass

Photos 

Photo taken by John Marvig in January 2012

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BH Photo #243259

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Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over 270th Street on Abandoned Canadian Pacific Railway
Location
Steele County, Minnesota, and Rice County, Minnesota
Status
Intact but closed to all traffic
History
Built 1947
Railroads
- Canadian Pacific Railway (CP)
- Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (MILW; CMStP&P; CMStP)
- Dakota, Minnesota, & Eastern Railroad (DME)
- Iowa, Chicago & Eastern Railroad (ICE)
Design
Steel stringer with trestle approaches
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 27.0 ft.
Total length: 85.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.19639, -93.25194   (decimal degrees)
44°11'47" N, 93°15'07" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/479867/4893716 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Medford West
Inventory numbers
MN 88035 (Minnesota bridge number)
BH 54532 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
175

Update Log 

  • December 3, 2017: New photos from John Marvig
  • November 20, 2012: New photos from John Marvig
  • November 18, 2012: Added by John Marvig

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