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3 edition of Railroad bridge across the Sainte Marie River. found in the catalog.

Railroad bridge across the Sainte Marie River.

United States. Congress. House

Railroad bridge across the Sainte Marie River.

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Published by [s.n.] in Washington .
Written in English

  • Minneapolis, Sault Ste. Marie & Atlantic Railway Company,
  • Bridges,
  • Railroads

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesBridge across Saint Marie River, Minneapolis, Sault Sainte Marie and Atlantic Railway Company
    ContributionsUnited States. Congress. House. Committee on Commerce
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    Pagination3 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15982212M

    Bridge #1 was owned by the Minneapolis, Red Lake and Manitoba Railway, one of the numerous logging railroads that operated in northern Minnesota. The MRL&M was abandoned in This was the southernmost of the four bridges here, as the river is flowing northward.

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