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DM&E - Owatonna Rail Crossing

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DM&E Union Pacific Overpass

Photo taken by John Marvig in September 2011

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BH Photo #243324

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Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Union Pacific Railroad on Dakota, Minnesota & Eastern Railroad
Location
Owatonna, Steele County, Minnesota
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1901
Builder
- King Bridge Co. of Cleveland, Ohio
Railroads
- Burlington, Cedar Rapids & Northern Railway (BCRN)
- Canadian Pacific Railway (CP)
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (RI; CRIP; ROCK)
- Dakota, Minnesota, & Eastern Railroad (DME)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
45' Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Span length: 45.0 ft.
Total length: 45.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.09106, -93.23110   (decimal degrees)
44°05'28" N, 93°13'52" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/481500/4882012 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Owatonna
Inventory number
BH 54540 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 3, 2017: New photos from John Marvig
  • October 19, 2017: New photos from John Marvig
  • November 3, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Winona & St. Peter Railroad"
  • November 20, 2012: New photos from John Marvig
  • November 18, 2012: Added by John Marvig

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