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UP - Ogden Stone Arch Bridge

Photos 

Ogden Stone Arch

East Wall

Photo taken by John Marvig in August 2013

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BH Photo #263331

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over East Branch Beaver Creek on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Ogden, Boone County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1901
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Span length: 25.0 ft.
Total length: 25.0 ft.
Also called
CNW - Ogden Stone Arch Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.03919, -94.04383   (decimal degrees)
42°02'21" N, 94°02'38" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/413605/4654654 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Ogden
Inventory number
BH 55800 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Arch (11,149)
Boone County, Iowa (105)
Built 1901 (457)
Built during 1900s (6,254)
Chicago & North Western Railway (1,090)
Deck arch (10,392)
Iowa (5,758)
Ogden, Iowa (1)
Open (36,367)
Owned by railroad (9,749)
Railroad (13,042)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,469)
Stone arch (2,637)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,788)
Union Pacific Railroad (1,905)

Update Log 

  • May 19, 2017: New photos from John Marvig
  • August 16, 2013: New photos from John Marvig
  • August 13, 2013: Updated by John Marvig: Added probable build date and dimensions
  • March 16, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

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