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UP - South Onion Creek Tributary Arch

Photos 

Looking South

Photo taken by Daniel Barnes in August 2017

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BH Photo #399580

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Stone Arch bridge over South Onion Creek Tributary on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Boone County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1899
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Span length: 12.0 ft.
Total length: 12.0 ft.
Also called
CNW - South Onion Creek Tributary Arch
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.04617, -93.76055   (decimal degrees)
42°02'46" N, 93°45'38" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/437058/4655182 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Boone East
Inventory number
BH 73306 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (6,519)
Arch (11,361)
Boone County, Iowa (105)
Built 1899 (351)
Built during 1890s (2,617)
Chicago & North Western Railway (1,232)
Deck arch (10,608)
Iowa (6,024)
Open (37,736)
Owned by railroad (10,642)
Railroad (13,996)
Span length under 25 feet (6,187)
Stone arch (2,723)
Total length under 25 feet (2,157)
Union Pacific Railroad (2,102)

Update Log 

  • December 9, 2017: New photos from John Marvig
  • August 10, 2017: New photos from Daniel Barnes
  • August 23, 2016: Added by Luke

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