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UP - South Omaha Rail Crossing

Photos 

Photo taken by Bradley J. Grefe

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BH Photo #241471

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Warren pony truss bridge over BNSF Railway on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1907
Builders
- James Keys of Omaha, Nebraska (Design)
- Kilpatrick Brothers & Collins Contracting Co. of Beatrice, Nebraska (Erection)
Railroads
- BNSF Railway (BNSF)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Warren pony truss with a through plate girder approach
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 97.0 ft.
Total length: 232.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.22517, -95.96183   (decimal degrees)
41°13'31" N, 95°57'43" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/251740/4567983 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Omaha South
Inventory number
BH 53929 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 18, 2016: Updated by Luke: Added builders
  • September 14, 2016: New photos from John Marvig
  • September 11, 2016: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • November 14, 2013: New Street View added by Luke Harden
  • October 15, 2012: Updated by John Marvig: Added dimensions
  • October 15, 2012: Added by Luke Harden

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