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MILW - Belt Creek Trestle

Photos 

Looking east above trestle, Belt Creek Tunnel in the background

Photo taken by Nathan Morton in May 2014

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BH Photo #283343

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned Deck plate girder bridge over Belt Creek on Former Milwaukee Road Railway
Location
Cascade County, Montana, and Chouteau County, Montana
Status
Derelict/abandoned
History
Built ca. 1914
Railroad
- Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (MILW)
Design
Deck plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+47.55449, -110.95020   (decimal degrees)
47°33'16" N, 110°57'01" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
12/503746/5266786 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Waltham
Inventory number
BH 60911 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 3, 2015: Updated by Dave King: Added bridge design
  • January 2, 2015: Updated by Dave King: Added bridge design
  • May 9, 2014: Added by Nathan Morton

Sources 

Comments 

MILW - Belt Creek Trestle
Posted June 10, 2015, by Dave (potiukd [at] gmail [dot] com)

Nice. Would make a great trail.