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BNSF - Puyallup River Bridge - Sumner

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Photo taken by Steven Pavlov

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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BH Photo #340021

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Description 

Information from NPRHA.org Online Collection

Facts 

Overview
Pratt through truss bridge over Puyallup River on BNSF RR
Location
Sumner, Pierce County, Washington
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1905
Railroads
- Amtrak (AMTK)
- Amtrak Cascades
- BNSF Railway (BNSF)
- Burlington Northern Railroad (BN)
- Northern Pacific Railroad (NP)
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 150.0 ft.
Total length: 307.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+47.19665, -122.24994   (decimal degrees)
47°11'48" N, 122°14'60" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/556814/5227290 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Sumner
Inventory number
BH 56445 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 7, 2020: Updated by John Marvig: Added information from NP bridge records
  • November 2, 2016: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added category "Pin-connected"
  • October 20, 2015: New photo from Luke
  • July 31, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "Amtrak Cascades", "Amtrak"
  • June 1, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

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BNSF - Puyallup River Bridge
Posted October 20, 2015, by Steven Pavlov

BNSF Puyallup River Bridge. Photo by Steven Pavlov, 2014. CC-BY-SA-4.0.