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UP - 120th Street "Awful Tunnel"

Photo 

Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

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BH Photo #373246

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Closed-spandrel arch bridge over 120th Street on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1905; Replaced 1993
Builders
- James Keys of Omaha, Nebraska (Design)
- Kilpatrick Brothers & Collins Contracting Co. of Beatrice, Nebraska (Erection)
Railroad
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Span length: 29.9 ft.
Total length: 29.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.22144, -96.10074   (decimal degrees)
41°13'17" N, 96°06'03" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/743027/4567393 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 74815 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 18, 2016: Added by Luke

Sources 

  • Luke