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M&StL - Sioux Rapids High Bridge

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From Past and present of Buena Vista County, Iowa" (1909)

License: Released into public domain

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BH Photo #291092

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Warren deck truss bridge over Little Sioux River on Minneapolis & St. Louis Railway
Location
Buena Vista County, Iowa
Status
Removed
History
Built 1899; Removed 1936
Builder
- Phoenix Bridge Co. of Phoenixville, Pennsylvania
Railroads
- Iowa Central Railway (IAC)
- Minneapolis & St. Louis Railway (M&StL; MSTL)
Design
Warren deck truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.89754, -95.13666   (decimal degrees)
42°53'51" N, 95°08'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/325552/4751651 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Sioux Rapids
Inventory number
BH 55117 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 3, 2015: Updated by Luke: Added builder
  • October 30, 2014: Updated by Luke: Added category "Tall Wooden Trestle"
  • August 13, 2014: New photo from Luke
  • July 30, 2013: Photo imported by Luke Harden
  • January 6, 2013: New photo from Luke Harden
  • January 3, 2013: Added by Luke Harden