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MRL - Clark Fork River Bridge No. 4

Photos 

MRL - Clark Fork River Bridge #4

Looking west

Photo taken by David Jones in May 2016

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BH Photo #353737

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Bridge over Clark Fork River on Railroad
Location
Milltown, Missoula County, Montana
Status
Open to traffic
Railroad
- Montana Rail Link (MRL)
Design
Deck truss
Dimensions
Total length: 884.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+46.87368, -113.89537   (decimal degrees)
46°52'25" N, 113°53'43" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
12/279365/5195197 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Southeast Missoula
Elevation
3258 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 51878 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Deck truss (1,509)
Milltown, Montana (3)
Missoula County, Montana (46)
Montana (751)
Montana Rail Link (31)
Open (36,590)
Owned by railroad (9,826)
Railroad (13,093)
Total length 500-1000 feet (2,539)
Truss (29,451)

Update Log 

  • September 20, 2016: New photos from David Jones
  • May 19, 2016: New photo from David Jones
  • September 15, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Montana Rail Link"
  • March 25, 2012: Added by Craig Philpott

Sources 

  • Craig Philpott - craigphilpott63 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • David Jones - david2jpix [at] yahoo [dot] com

Comments 

MRL - Clark Fork River Bridge No. 4
Posted October 17, 2016, by Dennis (dmwierz1 [at] icloud [dot] com)

Correction, the image is captioned "Looking west", which is still incorrect. Should be "Looking north".

MRL - Clark Fork River Bridge No. 4
Posted October 17, 2016, by Dennis (dmwierz1 [at] icloud [dot] com)

This overall view cannot be from the west. The bridge runs east-west, and this view is from the south.