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Fairview Lift Bridge & Cartwright Tunnel

Cross the Yellowstone River on foot . . .walk the Fairview Lift Bridge.

Located just 4 miles east of Fairview and 1 mile west of Cartwright, North Dakota, the bridge and tunnel are open for to the public for touring. The bridge was completed in 1914. The last train crossed the bridge in 1986 and the line was officially abandoned in 1992. In 1997 the bridge was listed on the National Register of Historic places.


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