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BNSF - Whitefish River Bridge

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Description 

Built using a relocated truss of unknown history.

Facts 

Overview
Warren pony truss bridge over Whitefish River on BNSF Railway
Location
Kalispell, Flathead County, Montana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built at an unknown date using secondhand span
Railroads
- BNSF Railway (BNSF)
- Great Northern Railway (GN)
Design
Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 90.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+48.21890, -114.29085   (decimal degrees)
48°13'08" N, 114°17'27" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
11/701225/5344179 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 88179 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

8-panel truss (387)
BNSF Railway (1,417)
Beam (15,127)
Flathead County, Montana (28)
Great Northern Railway (330)
Kalispell, Montana (2)
Montana (781)
Open (39,244)
Owned by railroad (11,981)
Pony truss (15,998)
Railroad (15,096)
Relocated (849)
Riveted (2,144)
Span length 75-100 feet (6,334)
Timber stringer (3,889)
Truss (32,197)
Warren pony truss (3,285)
Warren truss (6,420)

Update Log 

  • February 11, 2020: Added by John Marvig

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