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WCFN - Sans Souci Cut-Off Bridge

Photo 

From "Electric Railway Journal", August 24, 1912

Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

View this photo at co.black-hawk.ia.us

BH Photo #265238

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Cedar River on Railroad
Location
Waterloo, Black Hawk County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1921, Replaced 1975
Builders
- George F. Scales of Waterloo, Iowa
- Thomas Edsall Rust of Saginaw, Michigan (Engineer)
Railroads
- Interurban
- Waterloo Railroad (WLO)
- Waterloo, Cedar Falls, & Northern Railway (WCFN)
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.51024, -92.36618   (decimal degrees)
42°30'37" N, 92°21'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/552070/4706625 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Waterloo North
Inventory number
BH 56019 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 1, 2013: Updated by Dylan VanAntwerp: Added category "Waterloo Railroad"
  • April 13, 2013: Added by Luke Harden