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UP - Palisade Canyon Bridge No. 2

Facts 

Overview
Pratt through truss bridge over Palisade Canyon on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Eureka County, Nevada
Status
Collasped from train derailment in December 2008
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroad
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.60563, -116.19936   (decimal degrees)
40°36'20" N, 116°11'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
11/567734/4495287 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Palisade
Inventory number
BH 43348 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

American Bridge Co. (1,660)
Built 1906 (652)
Built during 1900s (7,632)
Collapsed (431)
Eureka County, Nevada (18)
Lost (28,430)
Lost 2008 (375)
Lost during 2000s (4,406)
Nevada (159)
Owned by railroad (13,494)
Pratt through truss (6,053)
Pratt truss (10,291)
Through truss (16,748)
Truss (35,420)
Union Pacific Railroad (2,473)

Update Log 

  • March 14, 2010: Updated by Kim Harvey: gps, found out this bridge has collasped from a deraliment
  • September 8, 2009: Added by Kim Harvey

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