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IANR - Oppossum Creek Bridge

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IANR Oppossum Creek Bridge

View from 62nd Street Trail bridge. Looking north.

Photo taken by Dave King; Taken June 28, 2013

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BH Photo #257642

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Facts 

Overview
Deck 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
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 120.0 ft.
Also called
IANR Bridge #113.1
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.11675, -91.91394   (decimal degrees)
42°07'00" N, 91°54'50" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/589780/4663309 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Center Point SW
Inventory number
BH 53815 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 8, 2017: New photos from John Marvig
  • August 15, 2013: New photos from John Marvig
  • August 13, 2013: Updated by John Marvig: Added dimensions
  • June 28, 2013: New photos from Dave King
  • October 5, 2012: Added by Luke Harden

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