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Fort Lincoln Trolley - Heart River Bridge

Photos 

A view of a railroad bridge crossing the Heart River at Mandan. The Fort Lincoln trolley is visible on the far side of the bridge.

State Historical Society of North Dakota

Photo submitted by Craig Philpott

License: Released into public domain

BH Photo #227428

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pratt Through truss bridge over Heart River on Fort Lincoln Trolley
Location
Mandan, Morton County, North Dakota
Status
Open
History
Built 1910
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- Burlington Northern Railroad (BN)
- Fort Lincoln Trolley
- Northern Pacific Railroad (NP)
- Streetcar
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Span length: 200.0 ft.
Total length: 200.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+46.82015, -100.86607   (decimal degrees)
46°49'13" N, 100°51'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/357656/5186869 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bismarck
Elevation
1630 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 51667 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 20, 2017: New photos from John Marvig
  • May 15, 2017: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • May 13, 2017: Updated by Luke: Added builder per John
  • October 11, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added build date from trolley site
  • October 11, 2013: New Street View added by Dave King
  • March 10, 2012: Added by Craig Philpott

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