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IANR - Oppossum Creek Bridge #2

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IANR Oppossum Creek Bridge #2

Looking west.

Photo taken by Dave King; Taken June 28, 2013

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BH Photo #257657

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through plate girder bridge over Oppossum Creek on Railroad
Location
Benton County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1896
Railroads
- Burlington, Cedar Rapids & Northern Railway (BCRN)
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (RI; CRIP; ROCK)
- Iowa Northern Railroad (IANR)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Total length: 90.0 ft.
Also called
IANR Bridge #114.4
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.11843, -91.91786   (decimal degrees)
42°07'06" N, 91°55'04" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/589454/4663491 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Center Point SW
Inventory number
BH 53816 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 29, 2013: New photos from Dave King
  • October 5, 2012: Added by Luke Harden

Sources 

  • Luke
  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com