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BNSF - South Fork Skykomish River Bridge

Photos 

View facing west

Photo taken by Neil Martel in April 2012

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BH Photo #229440

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Skewed Warren through truss bridge over South Fork Skykomish River on BNSF Railway
Location
King County, Washington
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1916
Railroads
- BNSF Railway (BNSF)
- Great Northern Railway (GN)
Design
2 span skewed Warren through truss
Also called
Great Northern South Fork Skykomish River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+47.72932, -121.41196   (decimal degrees)
47°43'46" N, 121°24'43" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/619077/5287437 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Grotto
Inventory number
BH 52008 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

BNSF Railway (1,200)
Built 1916 (660)
Built during 1910s (9,093)
Great Northern Railway (274)
King County, Washington (182)
Open (37,942)
Owned by railroad (10,804)
Railroad (14,151)
Skewed (4,787)
Skykomish River (18)
Through truss (13,599)
Truss (30,578)
Warren through truss (1,523)
Warren truss (6,007)
Washington (1,185)

Update Log 

  • April 10, 2012: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Added category "Railroad"
  • April 9, 2012: Updated by Neil Martel: Corrected overview

Sources 

  • Neil Martel