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CN - Malone Creek Stone Arch

Photos 

Looking NE

The old stone culvert crosses underneath the tracks directly in the foreground.

Photo taken by Dylan VanAntwerp in May 2013

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BH Photo #255714

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Malone Creek on Canadian National Railway
Location
Independence, Buchanan County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1853
Railroads
- Canadian National Railway (CN)
- Chicago, Central & Pacific Railroad (CC)
- Illinois Central Railroad (IC; ICG (1972-1988))
Design
Stone arch
Also called
IC - 1853 Stone Culvert
Second Culvert
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.47914, -91.86966   (decimal degrees)
42°28'45" N, 91°52'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/592906/4703595 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Quasqueton
Inventory number
BH 56510 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 8, 2013: Updated by Dylan VanAntwerp: Added categories "Canadian National Railway", "Illinois Central Railroad", "Chicago, Central & Pacific Railroad", "railroad"

Sources 

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