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APNC - IA2 Overpass

Photos 

Photo taken by Chris Guenzler

BH Photo #239879

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over IA2 on APNC Railroad
Location
Appanoose County, Iowa
Status
Open to rail traffic
Railroads
- Amtrak (AMTK)
- Appanoose County Community Railroad (APNC)
- Norfolk & Western Railway (N&W)
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- Wabash Railroad (WAB)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 36.7 ft.
Total length: 94.3 ft.
Deck width: 12.0 ft.
Also called
Wabash - IA2 Overpass
Wabash Railroad Bridge #2769A
NS - IA2 Overpass
N&W - IA2 Overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.73993, -92.72218   (decimal degrees)
40°44'24" N, 92°43'20" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/523456/4509924 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Moulton
Inventory numbers
IA 13830 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 52185 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Average daily traffic (as of 1989)
2,020

Update Log 

  • January 27, 2015: New photo from James Holzmeier
  • November 12, 2014: Updated by James Holzmeier: Updated bridge dimensions, build date and Wabash bridge number
  • February 12, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Changed name
  • February 9, 2013: New photo from Dylan VanAntwerp
  • January 27, 2013: Updated by Dylan VanAntwerp: Updated list of railroads. Added Norfolk and Western railroad and deleted BNSF. BNSF was never an owner of this line.
  • September 23, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Wabash Railroad"
  • April 23, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "Railroad", "Appanoose County Community Railroad"

Sources 

Comments 

APNC IA2 Overpass
Posted March 17, 2013, by Dylan VanAntwerp (dylan_vanantwerp [at] live [dot] com)

If you look closely at the google street view, you will notice the letters W,A,B,A for Wabash still faintly visible on the side of the bridge.