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Luzerne Street Overpass

Photo 

Taken early October 1908

Photo taken by Charles W Waterman (1872-1942), blacksmith and amateur photographer

View this photo at datpub.com

BH Photo #264059

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over the Union Pacific Railroad on Luzerne Street in Luzerne
Location
Luzerne, Benton County, Iowa
Status
No longer exists
History
Replaced 2004
Railroad
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
Design
Double-intersection Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 74.0 ft.
Total length: 111.0 ft.
Deck width: 17.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.90539, -92.18088   (decimal degrees)
41°54'19" N, 92°10'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/567938/4639596 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Keystone South
Inventory numbers
IA 7440 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 12870 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 20, 2013: Updated by Dave King: Imported photo & added link
  • August 20, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added type

Sources 

Comments 

Luzerne Street Bridge
Posted August 5, 2007, by CS (generalcyt [at] yahoo [dot] com)

As of Summer 2007, this bridge has been torn down and a replacement is being built.