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BNSF/UP Junction Bridge

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Description 

formerly Rock Island NE to SW and Fort Worth and Denver City NW to SE

Facts 

Overview
Bridge over Denrock Avenue on Burlington Northern / St Louis and Southwestern Railway
Location
Dalhart, Dallam County, Texas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1939
Builders
- Julian Montgomery
- R. R. Tway, Inc. of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
- U.S. Bureau of Public Roads of Washington, D.C.
Railroads
- BNSF Railway (BNSF)
- Burlington Northern Railroad (BN)
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (RI; CRIP; ROCK)
- Chicago, Rock Island, & Gulf Railway (CRIG)
- Fort Worth & Denver Railway (FW&D)
- Southern Pacific Railroad (SP)
- St. Louis Southwestern Railway (SSW)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 39.0 ft.
Total length: 132.9 ft.
Also called
FWD/CRIG Junction Bridge
FWD/RI Junction Bridge
BN/FWD Junction Bridge
BN/SP Junction Bridge
BNSF/UP Junction Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.06576, -102.52321   (decimal degrees)
36°03'57" N, 102°31'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
13/723063/3994081 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Dalhart West
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 040560004003006 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 68478 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 24, 2018: Updated by Luke: Added builder
  • July 12, 2015: New Street View added by John Scruggs

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