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BNSF - North Platte River Bridge

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Looking south-east down the Burlington Northern Santa Fe rail line just before its crossing at the North Platte River. Wyoming State Hwy. 319 is to the left of the rail line. Douglas, Wyoming

Photo taken by Panoramio user elifino57

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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BH Photo #266710

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Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over North Platte River on BNSF Railway
Location
Converse County, Wyoming
Status
Open to traffic
Railroads
- BNSF Railway (BNSF)
- Burlington Northern Railroad (BN)
- Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (CBQ)
Design
Warren through truss with sub-panels
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 130.0 ft.
Total length: 385.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.64891, -105.16503   (decimal degrees)
42°38'56" N, 105°09'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
13/486472/4721841 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Orin
Inventory number
BH 58032 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 10, 2020: New photos from James McCray
  • February 16, 2020: Updated by John Marvig: added information
  • September 16, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "North Platte River", "Burlington Northern Railroad", "Railroad", "Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway"
  • September 16, 2013: Added by Dave King

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • James McCray - jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com