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BNSF - Coram Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

View photos at Library of Congress

BH Photo #119488

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Two-span Baltimore deck truss bridge over Flathead River on the BNSF Railroad
Location
Flathead County, Montana
Status
Demolished and replaced.
History
Built ca. 1900
Railroads
- BNSF Railway (BNSF)
- Burlington Northern Railroad (BN)
- Great Northern Railway (GN)
- Northern Pacific Railroad (NP)
Design
Baltimore deck truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 210.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+48.40938, -114.05351   (decimal degrees)
48°24'34" N, 114°03'13" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
11/718039/5365997 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hungry Horse
Inventory number
BH 37040 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 29, 2014: Updated by Nathan Holth: This bridge has been demolished and replaced, based on Google.
  • March 26, 2012: Updated by Craig Philpott: corrected location
  • August 2, 2008: Added by James Baughn

Sources 

  • HAER MT-20 - Coram Bridge, Spanning Flathead River, Coram vicinity, Flathead County, MT
  • James Baughn - webmaster [at] bridgehunter [dot] com
  • Craig Philpott - craigphilpott63 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Nathan Holth