In 1907-08 a new transcontinental railroad was built throughout Montana. The railroad, the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific, runs along the north bank of the Yellowstone for about 80 miles between Terry and Forsyth, except where it crosses at this point for a junction in Miles City with the Burlington Northern (formerly Northern Pacific)...
-- Historic American Engineering Record
- Parker through truss bridge over Yellowstone River on Lower Road (formerly Milwakuee Railroad)
- Custer County, Montana
- Open to traffic
- Built 1907 by the American Bridge Co.; later converted to a one lane automobile bridge
- - American Bridge Co. of New York
- - Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (MILW; CMStP&P; CMStP)
- Four-span, pin-connected Parker through truss
Length of largest span: 270.0 ft.
Total length: 1,080.1 ft.
Deck width: 8.9 ft.
- Also called
- MILW - Kinsey Bridge
Lower Road Bridge
- Approximate latitude, longitude
- +46.53176, -105.71411 (decimal degrees)
46°31'54" N, 105°42'51" W (degrees°minutes'seconds")
- Approximate UTM coordinates
- 13/445237/5153380 (zone/easting/northing)
- Quadrangle map:
- Inventory number
- BH 47877 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
- Inspection (as of 06/2015)
- Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 56.4 (out of 100)
- Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
- August 9, 2017: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added category "Pin-connected"
- May 4, 2013: New photo from Luke Harden
- June 22, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "Rail-to-road", "Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad"
- March 18, 2012: Imported NBI data
- January 22, 2012: HAER photos posted by J.P.
- January 29, 2011: Added by J.P.
- J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
- HAER MT-14 - Kinsey Bridge, Spanning Yellowstone River, Miles City, Custer County, MT