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UP - Grand River Bridge

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Looking southeast from the parallel road bridge

Photo taken by Nathan Morton in Sept. 10

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BH Photo #179072

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Street Views 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Grand River on UP Railroad
Location
Fort Gibson, Muskogee County, Oklahoma
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built by the St. Louis and Iron Mtn. Railroad
Builder
- Virginia Bridge & Iron Co. of Roanoke, Virginia [also known as Virginia Bridge Co.]
Railroads
- Missouri Pacific Railroad (MP; MoPac)
- St. Louis, Iron Mountain & Southern Railway (StLIM&S)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Pratt through truss
Also called
MoPac - Grand River Bridge
Iron Mountain - Grand River Bridge
StLIM&S - Grand River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.80538, -95.26071   (decimal degrees)
35°48'19" N, 95°15'39" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/295731/3964720 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Northeast Muskogee
Inventory number
BH 46314 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 7, 2016: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • August 7, 2016: New photos from Lori Scholl
  • January 5, 2015: Updated by Luke: Corrected city from Ft. to Fort
  • July 15, 2014: New Street View added by Ralph Demars
  • September 24, 2010: Added by Nathan Morton

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