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BNSF - North Fork Nooksack River Bridge

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Looking South at Bridge 110.1

Photo taken by Carl Johnson in August 2011

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BH Photo #501477

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Description 

Built 1899 and relocated from unknown location. Information from NPRHA.org Online Collection

Facts 

Overview
Open deck Pratt through truss bridge over North Fork Nooksack River on BNSF Railway, MP 110.1, Sumas Subdivision.
Location
Whatcom County, Washington
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1899, relocated here 1915
Railroads
- BNSF Railway (BNSF)
- Northern Pacific Railway (NP)
Design
Pratt through truss
Through plate girder (TPG)
Through Pin Connected Truss (TPCT)
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 155.0 ft.
Total length: 419.0 ft.
Also called
North Fork Nooksack River Railroad Bridge
Bridge 110.1
Approximate latitude, longitude
+48.80926, -122.20083   (decimal degrees)
48°48'33" N, 122°12'03" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/558676/5406560 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Deming
Elevation
242 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 51741 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 11, 2021: New photos from Carl Johnson
  • January 31, 2020: Updated by John Marvig: Added information from NP bridge records
  • March 18, 2012: Added by Craig Philpott

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