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Abandoned BNSF - Salt Creek Bridge

Photos 

Southwest face

Salt Creek Levee Trail Highwater mark

Panaramio user jplnk

View this photo at ssl.panoramio.com

BH Photo #310033

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Baltimore through truss bridge over Salt Creek on Abandoned BNSF Railway
Location
Lincoln, Lancaster County, Nebraska
Status
Intact but closed to all traffic
History
Built 1913
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- BNSF Railway (BNSF)
- Burlington Northern Railroad (BN)
- Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (CBQ)
Design
Baltimore through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 135.0 ft.
Total length: 230.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.82121, -96.71804   (decimal degrees)
40°49'16" N, 96°43'05" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/692441/4521416 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lincoln
Inventory number
BH 59802 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 28, 2017: New photos from John Marvig
  • May 25, 2016: New photos from Roger Deschner
  • May 24, 2016: New photos from Roger Deschner
  • October 21, 2015: New photos from John Marvig
  • October 18, 2015: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • December 23, 2014: Updated by Roger Deschner: Changed type to Baltimore truss based on site visit and new imorted photo
  • February 19, 2014: Added by Luke Harden

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Sources 

  • Luke
  • Roger Deschner - rogerdeschner [at] gmail [dot] com
  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com