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UP - 60th Street Rail Crossing

Photos 

Union Pacific Trestle

Photo taken by Adam Elmquist

View this photo at panoramio.com

BH Photo #259383

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Warren through truss with all verticals bridge over old C&NW grade on Railroad (UP)
Location
Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1907
Builders
- American Bridge Co. of New York (Fabrication)
- James Keys of Omaha, Nebraska (Design)
- Kilpatrick Brothers & Collins Contracting Co. of Beatrice, Nebraska (Erection)
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Baltimore through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 140.0 ft.
Total length: 357.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.22154, -96.00622   (decimal degrees)
41°13'18" N, 96°00'22" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/750951/4567672 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Ralston
Inventory number
BH 56057 (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
  • October 13, 2015: New photo from Luke
  • February 1, 2014: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • January 3, 2014: New Street View added by Luke Harden
  • July 15, 2013: Updated by Clark Vance: Determined other RR crossed
  • July 11, 2013: Photo imported by Dave King
  • April 16, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

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