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BNSF - US-212 Overpass

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BNSF US-212 Bridge

Stacked I-Beams, Perhaps To Be Reused

Photo taken by John Marvig in November 2017

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BH Photo #412837

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Description 

Bridge has been replaced, I-Beams stacked north of bridge.

Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over US-212/MN-67 on BNSF Railway
Location
Granite Falls, Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1931, Replaced 2014
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- BNSF Railway (BNSF)
- Great Northern Railway (GN)
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 32.2 ft.
Total length: 87.3 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.80639, -95.55833   (decimal degrees)
44°48'23" N, 95°33'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/297685/4964627 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Granite Falls
Inventory numbers
MN 5117 (Minnesota bridge number)
BH 57676 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
4,563

Update Log 

  • December 3, 2017: New photos from John Marvig
  • August 18, 2013: New Street View added by Brent Tindall
  • August 18, 2013: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • August 18, 2013: Added by Dave King

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