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The Arches Railroad Bridge

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Looking North

Photo taken by Nate Ahrensfeld

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Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over County Road 120 and Francis Creek on DM&E Railroad
Location
Winona County, Minnesota
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1882
Design
Dual span stone arch tunnel
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 35.1 ft.
Total length: 80.1 ft.
Also called
CNW - Bridge #M32
Farmers Park Masonry Culvert
DM&E - Francis Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.00150, -91.81356   (decimal degrees)
44°00'05" N, 91°48'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/595119/4872723 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Rollingstone
Inventory numbers
MN L1394 (Minnesota bridge number)
BH 45312 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Average daily traffic (as of 2003)
65

Update Log 

  • September 3, 2012: Updated by John Marvig: Added alternate name
  • June 27, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Chicago & North Western Railway", corrected road & added creek name
  • May 19, 2010: Added by Nate Ahrensfeld

Sources 

  • Nate Ahrensfeld
  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com