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UP - X Avenue Overpass

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Photo taken by Luke Healy

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Video 

Union Pacific manifest at the X Avenue bridge, Boone County, Iowa

Sunday, March 31, 2013, 5:52 PM.

Video filmed by arejay54

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Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over X Avenue on Union Pacific
Location
Boone County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1941
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Span length: 42.0 ft.
Total length: 42.0 ft.
Also called
CNW - X Avenue Overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.04121, -93.71812   (decimal degrees)
42°02'28" N, 93°43'05" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/440565/4654600 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Ames West
Inventory numbers
IA 315660 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 51041 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 11/1998)
Average daily traffic (as of 1991)
830

Update Log 

  • August 10, 2017: New photos from Daniel Barnes
  • April 26, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added build date & video
  • October 15, 2012: Photo imported by Luke Harden
  • April 5, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Railroad"
  • February 16, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "Chicago & North Western Railway", "Union Pacific Railroad"
  • January 23, 2012: Added by Luke Harden

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