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CN - Spring Creek Trestle

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Facts 

Overview
Lost timber stringer bridge over Spring Creek on Canadian National Railway
Location
Jesup, Black Hawk County, Iowa
Status
Removed
History
Built 1946, replaced by a concrete stringer in fall of 2013
Railroads
- Canadian National Railway (CN)
- Chicago, Central & Pacific Railroad (CC)
- Illinois Central Railroad (IC)
Design
15'H x 180'L Ballasted Deck Pile Trestle
Dimensions
Total length: 180.0 ft.
Also called
IC - Spring Creek Trestle
IC Br. W 262.3
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.47440, -92.08605   (decimal degrees)
42°28'28" N, 92°05'10" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/575126/4702855 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Jesup
Inventory number
BH 55984 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 15, 2013: Updated by Dylan VanAntwerp: Bridge has been replaced
  • April 10, 2013: Updated by Dylan VanAntwerp: Added categories "Canadian National Railway", "Illinois Central Railroad", "Chicago, Central & Pacific Railroad", "railroad", "Ballasted Deck"

Sources 

  • Dylan VanAntwerp - dylan_vanantwerp [at] live [dot] com