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MRL - Clark Fork River Bridge #11

Photos 

Photo taken by Garrett Boon in September 2017

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BH Photo #403124

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Description 

Information from NPRHA.org Online Collection

Facts 

Overview
Pratt deck truss bridge over Clark Fork River on Montana RailLink
Location
Sanders County, Montana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1908
Railroads
- Burlington Northern Railroad (BN)
- Montana Rail Link (MRL)
- Northern Pacific Railroad (NP)
Design
Steel Pratt Deck truss with Steel arch assisting element
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 150.0 ft.
Total length: 543.0 ft.
Deck width: 18.0 ft.
Also called
NP Bridge #208
Approximate latitude, longitude
+47.32763, -114.90961   (decimal degrees)
47°19'39" N, 114°54'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
11/657946/5243691 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Keystone Peak
Elevation
2563 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 45431 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 8, 2020: Updated by John Marvig: Added information from NP bridge records
  • March 21, 2018: Updated by John Marvig: Added Build Date from NP Bridge Book
  • September 17, 2017: New photos from Garrett Boon
  • May 31, 2010: Added by Craig Philpott

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