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BNSF - Wind River Canyon Bridge

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Photo taken by montanatom1950

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BH Photo #253157

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Facts 

Overview
Warren deck truss with all verticals bridge over Wind River on BNSF RR
Location
Fremont County, Wyoming
Status
Open to traffic
Railroad
- BNSF Railway (BNSF)
Design
Warren deck truss with all verticals
Also called
Wind River Canyon Train Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.42484, -108.17910   (decimal degrees)
43°25'29" N, 108°10'45" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
12/728341/4811859 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Boysen
Inventory number
BH 51130 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

BNSF Railway (1,070)
Deck girder (4,456)
Deck truss (1,494)
Fremont County, Wyoming (31)
Girder (7,867)
Have street view (21,869)
Open (36,380)
Owned by railroad (9,751)
Plate girder (6,051)
Railroad (13,044)
Truss (29,369)
Warren deck truss (534)
Warren deck truss with all verticals (87)
Warren truss (5,741)
Wyoming (266)

Update Log 

  • April 23, 2017: New photos from John Bernhisel
  • April 10, 2014: New Street View added by Luke Harden
  • May 4, 2013: New photo from Luke Harden
  • January 31, 2012: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Added category "Railroad"
  • January 30, 2012: Added by Frank Hicks

Sources 

  • Frank Hicks
  • Luke
  • John Bernhisel - Johnmbernhisel [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

BNSF - Wind River Canyon Bridge
Posted October 29, 2016, by Warren Caudle (wcaudle [at] nctv [dot] com)

Anyone have any history on this? There is a tunnel shown. Was this part of the RR?