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CP - Whitewood Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Jack Schmidt in July 28 2013

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BH Photo #272632

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pratt Through truss bridge over Whitewood Creek on Rapid City, Pierre & Eastern Railroad
Location
Lawrence County, South Dakota
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1898, Moved Here Ca. 1909
Railroads
- Canadian Pacific Railway (CP)
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Dakota, Minnesota, & Eastern Railroad (DME)
- Rapid City, Pierre & Eastern Railroad (RCP&E)
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Span length: 175.0 ft.
Total length: 175.0 ft.
Also called
CNW Bridge #H-287
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.45713, -103.62006   (decimal degrees)
44°27'26" N, 103°37'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
13/609782/4923572 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Sturgis
Inventory number
BH 58060 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 28, 2017: New photos from John Marvig
  • May 4, 2017: Updated by John Marvig: Added Relocation Information
  • January 9, 2014: New photos from Jack Schmidt
  • September 17, 2013: Updated by J.P.: Added categories "Canadian Pacific Railway", "Railroad"

Related Bridges 

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Jack Schmidt - jjturtle [at] earthlink [dot] net
  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

CP - Whitewood Creek Bridge
Posted May 2, 2017, by John Marvig (marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com)

Thoughts on the possibility that the below bridge donated a span to this crossing?

https://bridgehunter.com/ia/clinton/bh55028/