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Burlington Northern Railroad

Reporting mark: BN
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"Venice on the Creek" Bridge (Denver County, Colorado)
Built ca. 1890 at an unknown location; relocated here in 1923
Through truss bridge over Cherry Creek with buildings inside it.
Open to pedestrians only

180th Street Overpass (Adams County, Iowa)
Built 1913
Pony truss bridge over BNSF Railroad on 180th Street
Open to traffic

5th Avenue Overpass (Union County, Iowa)
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Railroad on 5th Avenue
Open to traffic

AOK - Fourche Maline River Bridge (Latimer County, Oklahoma)
Formerly Rock Island Railroad
Pratt through truss bridge over Fourche Maline River on Arkansas-Oklahoma Railroad
Open to traffic

BAP - East 2nd Street Overpass (Silver Bow County, Montana)
Built 1901 across the Red Rock River ; Relocated here 1963
Triple-intersection lattice through truss bridge over East 2nd Street on Montana Western Railway Company
Open to traffic

Big Cut Road Bridge (Carroll County, Illinois)
Built 1906 using a secondhand 1872 railroad truss
Pony truss bridge over BNSF Railroad on Big Cut Road, 3 mi. southwest of Mt Carroll
Closed as of at least February 2018

Blue Ox Trail - Blackduck Trestle (Beltrami County, Minnesota)
Built 1902, Rebuilt 1951
Timber Stringer Bridge over Coburn Creek on Blue Ox Trail (Voyager Trail)
Severely damaged by fire in 2015, closed to traffic

BN - 15th Street Bridge (Pierce County, Washington)
Built 1914; Abandoned 1973 due to damage from an erroneously routed Boeing load, likely removed shortly thereafter.
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Foss Waterway on Burlington Northern Railroad
Removed but not replaced

BN - Airport Road Overpass (Barnes County, North Dakota)
Built 1932
Steel stringer bridge over Airport Road on Burlington Northern Railroad
Open to traffic

BN - Alton Bridge (Madison County, Illinois)
Built 1892-94 under the direction of George S. Morison. Railroad line abandoned in 1988.
Lost through truss swing bridge over the Mississippi River on the Burlington Northern Railroad at Alton
Removed after the railroad line was abandoned

BN - Bear Creek Bridge (Union Depot) (Marion County, Missouri)
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Bear Creek on Burlington Northern Railroad
Removed

BN - Bear Creek Bridge (W) (Marion County, Missouri)
Abandoned pony/through plate girder bridge over Bear Creek on Former Burlington Northern Railroad
Derelict/abandoned

BN - Bear Creek Railroad Bridge (Middle) (Marion County, Missouri)
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Bear Creek on Former Burlington Northern Railroad
Intact but closed to all traffic

BN - Belmont Tunnel (Dawes County, Nebraska)
Built 1889. abandoned to rail traffic in 1982
Tunnel
Bypassed Tunnel still used by RR personnel

BN - Big Pipestone Creek Trestle (Jefferson County, Montana)
Built 1901-2
Abandoned deck plate girder bridge over Big Pipestone Creek on Northern Pacific Railroad Homestake Pass
"Out Of Service"

BN - Bogus Brook Arch (Mille Lacs County, Minnesota)
Built 1892
Abandoned stone arch bridge over Bogus Brook on abandoned Burlington Northern Railroad
Derelict/abandoned

BN - Bridgeport Turntable (Morrill County, Nebraska)
Abandoned warren through truss bridge over Pit on Burlington Northern Railroad
Abandoned; Pit filled

BN - Buckley Viaduct (King County, Washington)
Built 1908; Abandoned & removed ca. 1982
Lost Baltimore deck truss bridge over White River on Burlington Northern Railroad
Removed

BN - Chariton River Bridge (Appanoose County, Iowa)
Line abandoned 1981, bridge removed shortly thereafter.
Lost Through truss bridge over Chariton River on former Burlington Northern Railroad
Demolished

BN - Chariton River Bridge (Old Channel) (Appanoose County, Iowa)
Abandoned and removed ca. 1981
Lost Through truss bridge over old Chariton River channel on former Burlington Northern (ex-CB&Q) railroad.
Demolished

BN - Chehalis River Bridge (Millburn) (Lewis County, Washington)
Truss originally fabricated 1896; Moved here from Br. #51 near Reed Point, Montana 1918; Destroyed by flooding 2007
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Chehalis River on Burlington Northern Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

BN - County Road Overpass (Lee County, Iowa)
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Road on Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad
Removed but not replaced

BN - Devils Creek Tributary Trestle (Lee County, Iowa)
Lost Timber trestle bridge over Devils Creek Tributary on Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad
Removed but not replaced

BN - Fertile Bridge (Polk County, Minnesota)
Built 1916 using a secondhand girder, removed along with the railroad 1986, trail bridge built ca. 2005
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Sand Hill River on Burlington Northern Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

BN - Groundhouse River Bridge (Kanabec County, Minnesota)
Built 1892
Abandoned stone arch bridge over S. Fork Groundhouse River on abandoned Burlington Northern Railroad
Derelict/abandoned

BN - Hoquiam River Bridge (Grays Harbor County, Washington)
Built 1915, Girder added 1938
Abandoned through truss bridge over Hoquiam River on Abandoned Burlington Northern Railroad
Abandoned

BN - I-35 Overpass (DeKalb County, Missouri)
Abandoned pony/through plate girder bridge over I-35 on Burlington Northern Railway
Abandoned

BN - Little Bear Creek Bridge #1 (Latah County, Idaho)
Built 1913 using a relocated 1904 girder
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Little Bear Creek on Abandoned Burlington Northern Railroad
Intact but closed to all traffic

BN - Little Bear Creek Bridge #2 (Latah County, Idaho)
Built 1914 using a relocated 1906 girder
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Little Bear Creek on Abandoned Burlington Northern Railroad
Intact but closed to all traffic

BN - Little Bear Creek Bridge #3 (Latah County, Idaho)
Built 1927 and 1933 using secondhand components
Lattice deck girder bridge over Little Bear Creek on Abandoned Burlington Northern Railroad
Intact but closed to all traffic

BN - Little Bear Creek Bridge #4 (Latah County, Idaho)
Built 1916 using a 1900 deck girder and 1909 steel stringers; Additional approaches added 1954
Deck plate girder bridge over Little Bear Creek on Abandoned Burlington Northern Railroad
Intact but closed to all traffic

BN - Little Blue River Bridge (Clay County, Nebraska)
Pratt through truss bridge over Little Blue River on abandoned Burlington Northern Railroad
Intact but closed to all traffic

BN - Little Falls Bridge S (1899) (Morrison County, Minnesota)
Built 1899; Replaced 1990
Lost Deck plate girder bridge on Burlington Northern Railroad (Former NP)
Replaced by a new bridge

BN - Lower Burnett Road Overpass (Pierce County, Washington)
Lost Bridge over Lower Burnett Road & South Prairie Creek on Burlington Northern Railway
Removed

BN - Lucky Strike Trestle (Silver Bow County, Montana)
Built 1901-2
Abandoned deck plate girder bridge over Lucky Strike Canyon on Northern Pacific Railroad Homestake Pass
"Out Of Service"

BN - Milk River Bridge (Phillips County, Montana)
Line constructed 1928, abandoned 1983. Highly likely this bridge was relocated here from elsewhere
Abandoned warren pony truss bridge over Milk River on Abandoned Burlington Northern Railroad
Derelict/abandoned

BN - Mud Creek Bridge (Kanabec County, Minnesota)
Built 1899, Rebuilt 1916 with new Substructures
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Mud Creek on abandoned Burlington Northern Railroad
Intact but closed to all traffic

BN - N2970 Road Overpass (Garfield County, Oklahoma)
Built 1940; Replaced 1996
Lost Steel stringer bridge over N2970 Road on Burlington Northern Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

BN - Nebraska City Railroad Bridge (Otoe County, Nebraska)
Built 1888 under the direction of George S. Morison
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Missouri River
Line abandoned in 1982; Removed in 1984

BN - Nighthawk Railway Bridge (Okanogan County, Washington)
Lost Howe through truss bridge over Similkameen River on Washington & Great Northern Railway
Collapsed

BN - North St. Louis Yard Turntable (St. Louis, Missouri)
Lost Other through truss bridge over Pit on Burlington Northern
Removed but not replaced

BN - North Sterling Canal Bridge (Logan County, Colorado)
Abandoned 1977
Pony/through plate girder bridge over North Sterling Canal on Abandoned Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad
Appears open to authorized vehicles only

BN - Nuthatch Avenue Overpass (Union County, Iowa)
Lost Bridge over Nuthatch Avenue on Burlington Northern Railroad
Filled in

BN - Phillipsburg Branch Clark Fork Bridge (Granite County, Montana)
Built 1952
Through truss bridge over Clark Fork on BN/NP Phillipsburg Branch
Intact but closed to all traffic

BN - Pittman Creek Trestle (Lee County, Iowa)
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Pitman Creek on Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad
Removed but not replaced

BN - Prairie Creek Bridge (Cass County, Illinois)
Bridge over Prairie Creek
Destroyed by flooding

BN - Prescott Swing Bridge (Washington County, Minnesota)
Built 1906; Replaced 1984
Lost Warren through truss bridge over St. Croix River on Burlington Northern Railroad (Nee Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad)
Replaced by a new bridge

BN - Puyallup River Bridge (Pierce County, Washington)
Built 1920 using secondhand parts; Removed 1982
Lost Through truss bridge over Puyallup River on Burlington Northern Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

BN - Shankers Bend Tunnel (Okanogan County, Washington)
Abandoned tunnel on Burlington Northern Railroad
Line Abandoned in 1985

BN - Sioux City High Bridge (Woodbury County, Iowa)
Built 1888; Replaced 1982
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Missouri River on Burlington Northern Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

BN - South Wyaconda River Bridge (Scotland County, Missouri)
Abandoned 1982
Abandoned Pratt through truss bridge over South Wyaconda River on former Burlington Northern Railroad
Derelict/abandoned with rails removed

BN - Spire Rock Trestle (Jefferson County, Montana)
Built 1901-2
Abandoned deck plate girder bridge over Halfway Creek on Northern Pacific Railroad Homestake Pass
"Out Of Service"

BN - St. Louis Bay Double Swing Bridge (St. Louis County, Minnesota)
Built 1908, Removed 1986
Lost Pratt through truss swing bridges over St. Louis Bay on Burlington Northern
Removed

BN - Sugar Creek Bridge (Lee County, Iowa)
Lost Bridge over Sugar Creek on Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad
Removed but not replaced

BN - Tunnel 1 (Flathead County, Montana)
Built 1910, bypass built 1960s, abandoned 1980s or 90s
Abandoned tunnel on BN Hi-Line Subdivision
Derelict/abandoned

BN - Umatilla River Bridge (Umatilla County, Oregon)
Built 1902
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Umatilla River on Northern Pacific Railroad
Removed but not replaced

BN - Unnamed Creek Arch (Kanabec County, Minnesota)
Built 1901
Stone arch bridge over Unnamed Creek on abandoned Burlington Northern Railroad
Open to pedestrians only

BN - Unnamed Creek Arch (Kanabec County, Minnesota)
Built 1902
Stone arch bridge over Unnamed Creek on abandoned Burlington Northern Railroad
Open to pedestrians only

BN - UP Junction Bridge (Dallam County, Texas)
Built 1939
Bridge over Denrock Avenue on Burlington Northern / St Louis and Southwestern Railway
Open to traffic

BN - Ursa Creek Bridge (Adams County, Illinois)
Built 1919; Removed 1986; Lodge built on remaining concrete piers 2000-2003
Warren deck truss over Ursa Creek on Burlington Northern Railway
Removed and a Lodge has been built on the remains

BN - US 278 Bridge (Monroe County, Mississippi)
Built 1935
Slab bridge over Us 278 on Burlington Northern Railroad
Open

BN - W. Fork Little Bear Creek Bridge (Latah County, Idaho)
Built 1911 using a secondhand 1897 truss
Warren pony truss bridge over West Fork Little Bear Creek on Abandoned Burlington Northern Railroad
Intact but closed to all traffic

BN - West Bay Trestle (Thurston County, Washington)
Timber Stringer over West Bay Inlet
Intact but closed to all traffic

BN - Winona Bridge (Winona County, Minnesota)
Built in 1891 by Winona Bridge Railway Co; burned in a fire in 1989; later removed in 1990
Lost through truss bridge over Mississippi River on Winona Bridge Railway (later BN RR)
Removed

BN - Wood River Bridge (Madison County, Illinois)
Built 1900
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Wood River Creek on Burlington Northern Railroad
Derelict/abandoned

BN /SOO Overpass (La Crosse County, Wisconsin)
Lost Baltimore through truss bridge over Soo Line Railroad (Nee Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad) on Burlington Northern Railroad (Nee Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad)
Removed

BN Railroad Bridge (Snohomish County, Washington)
Built 1941; rehabilitated 1967
Steel stringer bridge over BN Railroad on Sr 525
Open to traffic

BNSF - 10th Avenue Overpass (Cascade County, Montana)
Steel stringer bridge over 10th Avenue SW on Railroad (BNSF)
Open to traffic

BNSF - 123rd Street Overpass (Barnes County, North Dakota)
Built 1927
Steel stringer bridge over 123rd Street on BNSF Railway
Open to traffic

BNSF - 14th Avenue Overpass (Spokane County, Washington)
Temporary bridge built in this location by May, 1910. Current bridge built 1913 for the Spokane, Portland & Seattle Railway (SP&S). To Burlington Northern in 1970 merger. To BNSF in 1996. merger.
Deck plate girder bridge over 14th. Avenue on BNSF Spokane Subdivision
Open to traffic

BNSF - 190th Street Overpass (Union County, Iowa)
Steel stringer bridge over 190th Street on BNSF Railway
Open to traffic

BNSF - 19th Avenue Overpass (Pierce County, North Dakota)
Built 1925
Beam bridge over 19th Avenue NE on Bn Railroad
Open to traffic

BNSF - 22nd Avenue Overpass (Pierce County, North Dakota)
Built 1925
Beam bridge over 22nd Avenue NE on Bn Railroad
Open to traffic

BNSF - 23rd Avenue Overpass (Pierce County, North Dakota)
Built 1925
Beam bridge over 23rd Avenue NE on Bn Railroad
Open to traffic

BNSF - 28th Avenue Overpass (Pierce County, North Dakota)
Built 1927
Steel stringer bridge over 28th Avenue NE on Bn Railroad
Open to traffic

BNSF - 2nd Avenue/Maple Street Overpass (Spokane County, Washington)
Built 1916 as part of Northern Pacific grade elevation. To Burlington Northern in 1970 merger. To BNSF in 1996 merger.
Pony/through plate girder bridge over 2nd Avenue & Maple Street on BNSF Spokane Subdivision
Open to traffic

BNSF - 2nd Street Overpass (Montgomery County, Iowa)
Built 1903
Steel Stringer bridge over 2nd Street on the BNSF Railway in Red Oak
Open to traffic

BNSF - 300th Avenue Overpass (Clarke County, Iowa)
Deck plate girder bridge over 300th Avenue on Railroad


BNSF - 3rd Avenue Overpass (Montgomery County, Iowa)
Built 1903
Bridge over 3rd Avenue on BNSF Railway
Open to traffic

BNSF - 3rd Avenue Overpass (Spokane County, Washington)
Built 1916 as part of Northern Pacific grade elevation. To Burlington Northern in 1970 merger. To BNSF in 1996 merger.
Bridge over Third Avenue on BNSF Spokane Subdivision
Open to traffic

BNSF - 452nd Avenue Overpass (Roberts County, South Dakota)
Built 1912
Slab bridge over 452nd Ave on BNSF Railway
Open to traffic

BNSF - 4th Avenue Bridge (Stutsman County, North Dakota)
Built 1917
Slab bridge over 4th Avenue on BNSF Railway
Open to traffic

BNSF - 4th Avenue Overpass (Pierce County, North Dakota)
Built 1934
Steel stringer bridge over 4th Avenue on Bnrr
Open to traffic

BNSF - 6th Street Overpass (Cascade County, Montana)
Deck plate girder bridge over 6th Street on Railroad (BNSF)
Open to traffic

BNSF - 7th Street Bridge (Burleigh County, North Dakota)
Built 1979
Steel stringer bridge over 7th Street (ND-1804) on BNSF Railway
Open to traffic

BNSF - 9th Street Bridge (Burleigh County, North Dakota)
Built 1940
Steel stringer bridge over 9th Street (ND-1804) on BNSF Railway
Open to traffic

BNSF - Antelope Creek Bridge (Converse County, Wyoming)
Deck plate girder bridge over Antelope Creek on BNSF Railway
Open to traffic

BNSF - Ashby Road Bridge (Carroll County, Illinois)
Slab bridge over Ashby Rd on BNSF (former CB&Q) Rwy
Open

BNSF - Barclay Creek Bridge (Snohomish County, Washington)
Built 1907
Warren through truss bridge over Barclay Creek on BNSF Railway, MP 1741.07, Scenic Subdivision.
Open to traffic

BNSF - Bear Creek Bridge (Marion County, Missouri)
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Bear Creek on BNSF Railway
Open to traffic

BNSF - Beaver Creek Bridge (Rock County, Minnesota)
Built in the 1970s or 1980s using secondhand parts
Deck plate girder bridge over Beaver Creek on BNSF Railway
Open to traffic

BNSF - Bellefontaine Bridge (St. Louis County, Missouri)
Opened December 1893, Approaches Rebuilt 2013
Baltimore through truss bridge over the Missouri River on the BNSF Railway
Open to one track of railroad traffic

BNSF - Big Bureau Creek Bridge (Bureau County, Illinois)
Built in 1899 by the Lassig Bridge & Iron Works; Replaced 2014
Deck truss bridge over Big Bureau Creek on BNSF RR just west of Princeton
Replaced by a new bridge

BNSF - Big Creek Bridge (Henry County, Iowa)
Built 1905
Pratt deck truss bridge over Big Creek on BNSF Railway
Open to traffic

BNSF - Big Horn River Bridge (Big Horn County, Wyoming)
Built 1911
Pratt through truss bridge over Big Horn River on BNSF Railway
Open to traffic

BNSF - Big Sioux River Bridge (Minnehaha County, South Dakota)
Polygonal Warren pony truss with all verticals bridge over Big Sioux River on BNSF Railroad
Open to traffic

BNSF - Bighorn River Bridge (Washakie County, Wyoming)
Baltimore through truss bridge over Bighorn River on BNSF Railway
Open to traffic

BNSF - Billings Tunnel (Yellowstone County, Montana)
Tunnel on BNSF Railway
Open to traffic

BNSF - Black Bridge (Dawson County, Montana)
Built 1910
Pratt through truss bridge over Yellowstone River on BNSF Railroad
Open to traffic

BNSF - Bluegrass Road Overpass (Montgomery County, Iowa)
Built 1903
Steel Stringer bridge over Railroad on Blue Grass Road
Replaced by a new bridge