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UP - Fallon Bridge

Photos 

Carson River RR Bridge 1

Photo taken by Craig Philpott in August 2013

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BH Photo #264406

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Facts 

Overview
Pratt subdivided through truss bridge over Carson River on Railroad
Location
Fallon, Churchill County, Nevada
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1906
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroad
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Pratt subdivided through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 130.0 ft.
Deck width: 18.0 ft.
Also called
UP - Carson River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.48022, -118.81483   (decimal degrees)
39°28'49" N, 118°48'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
11/343913/4371640 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Fallon
Elevation
3990 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 57723 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 3, 2018: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added category "Riveted"
  • August 24, 2013: Updated by Craig Philpott: refined design and added photos
  • August 21, 2013: Added by Craig Philpott

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