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BNSF/RCP&E Crossing

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Florence Rail Crossing

Overview

Photo taken by John Marvig in April 2018

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BH Photo #425420

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Street View 

Description 

Build date provided by Great Northern Fergus Falls Division Bridge Book, located at the Minnesota Historical Society Archives

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Rapid City, Pierre & Eastern Railroad on BNSF Railway
Location
Lyon County, Minnesota
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1902
Railroads
- BNSF Railway (BNSF)
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Great Northern Railway (GN)
- Rapid City, Pierre & Eastern Railroad (RCP&E)
- St. Paul, Minneapolis & Manitoba Railway (StPM&M)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Span length: 50.0 ft.
Total length: 50.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.26467, -96.01369   (decimal degrees)
44°15'53" N, 96°00'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/738360/4905607 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 81404 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 29, 2018: New Street View added by John Marvig

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