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Elwood Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

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BH Photo #153057

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Parker through truss bridge over Over DM&IR Ry on County Road 696
Location
Proctor, St. Louis County, Minnesota
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1916; Modified in 1940, 1955 and 1978; replaced in 1996
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Design
Parker through truss bridge with Howe lattice portal bracing and steel trestle
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 170.0 ft.
Total length: 323.2 ft.
Deck width: 17.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+46.76333, -92.25333   (decimal degrees)
46°45'48" N, 92°15'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/557015/5179135 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Adolph
Inventory numbers
MN 7803 (Minnesota bridge number)
BH 43922 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 2, 2010: New Street View added by Jason Smith
  • January 22, 2010: Added by Jason Smith

Sources 

  • Jason Smith - flensburg [dot] bridgehunter [dot] av [at] googlemail [dot] com
  • HAER MN-84 - Elwood Bridge, Carrying St. Louis County Road 696 over DM & IR Railyard, Proctor vicinity, St. Louis County, MN