Appanoose County Community Railroad

Reporting mark: APNC
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Shortline railroad operating from Centerville, Iowa to Albia, Iowa, where it distributes the rolling stock from industries in Centerville to the BNSF.

285th Avenue Overpass (Appanoose County, Iowa)
Built 1946
Timber stringer bridge over Railroad on 285th Avenue
Open to traffic

540th Street Overpass (Appanoose County, Iowa)
Built 1946
Timber stringer bridge over Railroad on 540th Street
Open to traffic

APNC - 243rd Avenue Overpass (Appanoose County, Iowa)
Built 1929
Pony/through plate girder bridge over 243rd Ave. on APNC Railroad
Open to traffic

APNC - 645th Avenue Overpass (Monroe County, Iowa)
Concrete deck girder bridge over 645th Avenue on APNC Railroad
Open to rail traffic

APNC - Chariton River Bridge (Appanoose County, Iowa)
Built 1945
Two-span Warren-through truss bridge with DPG approaches on APNC RR over Chariton River.
Open to traffic

APNC - IA2 Overpass (Appanoose County, Iowa)
Pony/through plate girder bridge over IA2 on APNC Railroad
Open to rail traffic

APNC - Moulton Junction Bridge (Appanoose County, Iowa)
Built 1946 per Wabash bridge book
Abandoned deck plate girder bridge over former Rock Island RR on Wabash, later N&W, later NS, finally APNC Railroad
Abandoned with rails removed

APNC - North 8th Street Overpass (Monroe County, Iowa)
Built 1915; ballasted timber deck added 1942; Replaced 1998
Lost Pony/through girder bridge over N. 8th St. on Wabash, later N&W, later NS, now APNC Railway
Replaced by a new bridge

APNC Bridge (Appanoose County, Iowa)
Originally put in place by Wabash Railroad
Bridge over abandoned railroad (former Rock Island) on APNC RR
Open to traffic

APNC/BNSF Overpass (Monroe County, Iowa)
Build 1924, Replaced 2012
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Railroad (BNSF) on Railroad (APNC)
Replaced by a new bridge

Wabash Railroad Bridge #2787 (Monroe County, Iowa)
Original 13' pile trestle bridge at this location built 1899; renewed 1934 with this bridge
Steel stringer bridge over closed street (13th St.) on Wabash, later N&W, later NS, now APNC Railway
Open to rail traffic