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DM&E - Fremont Street Overpass

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DM&E Fremont Street Bridge

Photo taken by John Marvig in January 2012

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BH Photo #243277

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Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Fremont Avenue on Canadian Pacific Railway
Location
Owatonna, Steele County, Minnesota
Status
Open to traffic
History
Originally Built 1894; South Track Replaced 1939, North Track Replaced 1986
Builders
- American Bridge Co. of New York
- Vierling Steel Works of Chicago, Illinois
Railroads
- Canadian Pacific Railway (CP)
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (MILW; CMStP&P; CMStP)
- Dakota, Minnesota, & Eastern Railroad (DME)
- Iowa, Chicago & Eastern Railroad (ICE)
Design
1 span I-Beam (2 tracks)
Dimensions
Span length: 45.0 ft.
Total length: 45.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.08917, -93.21972   (decimal degrees)
44°05'21" N, 93°13'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/482410/4881799 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Owatonna
Inventory numbers
MN 88071 (Minnesota bridge number)
BH 54535 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
9,163

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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