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CNW - North Raccoon River Bridge

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Prairie Span

Photo taken by Lee Smith in July 2015

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BH Photo #331606

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Facts 

Overview
Abandoned stringer bridge over North Raccoon River & Marathon Poland Park Road on Abandoned Chicago & North Western Railway
Location
Buena Vista County, Iowa
Status
Derelict/abandoned
History
Abandoned ca. 1936
Railroad
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
Design
Stringer
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.86557, -95.00398   (decimal degrees)
42°51'56" N, 95°00'14" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/336300/4747835 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Sioux Rapids SE
Inventory number
BH 64229 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Abandoned (3,149)
Beam (12,749)
Buena Vista County, Iowa (30)
Chicago & North Western Railway (1,192)
Iowa (5,939)
Raccoon River (82)
Railroad (13,686)

Update Log 

  • July 13, 2015: New photos from Lee Smith
  • November 24, 2014: Added by Dave King

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Lee Smith - ljsmith_32 [at] hotmail [dot] com