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BNSF - Red Water River Bridge

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BNSF former Northern Pacific out of service

Photo taken by Mark Mayfield

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BH Photo #360192

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Bridge over Red Water River on railroad
Location
Circle, McCone County, Montana
Status
Intact but closed to all traffic
History
Built 1897, Relocated Here 1928
Builder
- Lassig Bridge & Iron Works of Chicago, Illinois
Railroads
- BNSF Railway (BNSF)
- Burlington Northern Railroad (BN)
- Northern Pacific Railroad (NP)
Design
Timber trestle with two 80' girder spans
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 80.0 ft.
Also called
BN - Red Water River Bridge
NP - Red Water River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+47.42432, -105.57005   (decimal degrees)
47°25'28" N, 105°34'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
13/457005/5252476 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Circle
Inventory number
BH 73163 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 22, 2018: Updated by John Marvig: Added Build Date from NP Bridge Book
  • August 12, 2016: New Street View added by Luke
  • August 12, 2016: Added by Mark Mayfield

Sources 

  • Luke
  • David Jones - david2jpix [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com