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Calypso Bridge

Photos 

General Elevation

Photo taken by Jet Lowe for the Historic American Engineering Record

View photos at Library of Congress

BH Photo #223688

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Parker through truss bridge over Yellowstone river on Milwakuee Road
Location
Prairie County, Montana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1907
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (MILW; CMStP&P; CMStP)
- Rail-to-road
Also called
MILW - Calypso Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+46.77952, -105.41166   (decimal degrees)
46°46'46" N, 105°24'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
13/468574/5180745 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Calypso
Inventory number
BH 47878 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 11, 2017: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added category "Pin-connected"
  • February 23, 2014: New photos from Jack Schmidt
  • March 10, 2012: Updated by Craig Philpott: refined location
  • January 22, 2012: HAER photos posted by J.P.
  • January 29, 2011: Added by J.P.

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • HAER MT-26 - Calipso Bridge, Spanning Yellowstone River, Terry, Prairie County, MT
  • Craig Philpott - craigphilpott63 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Luke
  • Jack Schmidt - jjturtle [at] earthlink [dot] net