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CGW - Wapsipinicon River Bridge (Tripoli)

Facts 

Overview
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Wapsipinicon River on former Chicago Great Western, later Chicago & North Western Railway
Location
Bremer County, Iowa
Status
Demolished
History
Abandoned and removed 1970
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Chicago Great Western Railway (CGW)
Design
Deck plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.80947, -92.22785   (decimal degrees)
42°48'34" N, 92°13'40" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/563130/4739946 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 81019 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Beam (16,880)
Bremer County, Iowa (58)
Chicago & North Western Railway (1,447)
Chicago Great Western Railway (201)
Deck girder (6,303)
Girder (11,169)
Iowa (6,791)
Lost (28,430)
Lost 1970 (97)
Lost during 1970s (943)
Owned by railroad (13,494)
Plate girder (8,724)
Railroad (16,455)
Timber stringer (4,318)
Wapsipinicon River (82)

Update Log 

  • April 4, 2018: Added by Dylan VanAntwerp

Sources 

  • Dylan VanAntwerp - dylan_vanantwerp [at] live [dot] com