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BNSF - Yellow Medicine River Bridge (W)

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M&StL Yellow Medicine River Bridge

Looking west

Photo taken by John Marvig in August 2012

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BH Photo #249041

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Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Yellow Medicine River and County Road on BNSF Railway
Location
Hanley Falls, Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1941 replacing an older trestle
Railroad
- Minneapolis & St. Louis Railway (M&StL; MSTL)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 40.0 ft.
Total length: 435.0 ft.
Also called
Hanley Falls Railroad Bridge
M&STL - Yellow Medicine River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.69663, -95.62348   (decimal degrees)
44°41'48" N, 95°37'25" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/292140/4952599 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Wood Lake
Inventory number
BH 53371 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 14, 2013: New photos from John Marvig
  • September 2, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Removed category "Minneapolis & St. Louis Railway"Added category "Minneapolis and St. Louis Railway"
  • September 1, 2012: Updated by John Marvig: Added categories "Skewed", "Railroad"

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