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IANR - Rock Creek Bridge

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IANR Rock Creek Bridge

Overview

Photo taken by John Marvig in May 2018

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BH Photo #430389

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Rock Creek on Iowa Northern Railway
Location
Black Hawk County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
2 spans built 1894; 1 span 1908; 1 span 1933
Builders
- American Bridge Co. of New York
- Lassig Bridge & Iron Works of Chicago, Illinois
Railroads
- Burlington, Cedar Rapids & Northern Railway (BCRN)
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (RI; CRIP; ROCK)
- Iowa Northern Railway (IANR)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Total length: 135.0 ft.
Also called
IANR Bridge #133.1
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.29855, -92.14891   (decimal degrees)
42°17'55" N, 92°08'56" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/570154/4683275 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
La Porte City
Inventory number
BH 53819 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 9, 2018: New photos from John Marvig
  • October 6, 2012: Added by Luke Harden

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