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SP - Lucin Cutoff Trestle

Photos 

Historic Postcard

Added by Robert Stephenson

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BH Photo #151474

Map 

Video 

Lucin Cutoff Railroad Trestle - The Trestlewood Story

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Timber stringer over Great Salt Lake on Southern Pacific Railroad
Location
Box Elder County, Utah
Status
Replaced by earthen causeway
History
Built 1904 for the Southern Pacific Railroad, supplanted by an earthen causeway in 1959, closed to traffic in 1993
Builder
- William Hood (Engineer)
Railroad
- Southern Pacific Railroad (SP)
Design
Timber stringer
Dimensions
Total length: 62,726.4 ft. (11.9 mi.)
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on April 14, 1972
Also called
SP - Great Salt Lake Trestle
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.22295, -112.65010   (decimal degrees)
41°13'23" N, 112°39'00" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
12/361690/4564819 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Carrington Island NW
Inventory numbers
NRHP 72001257 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 38722 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 14, 2011: New photos from Jacob P. Bernard
  • May 12, 2011: New photos from Jacob P. Bernard
  • May 10, 2011: New photos from Jacob P. Bernard
  • January 2, 2010: New photo from Robert Stephenson

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