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CNW - West Fork Cedar River Bridge

Map 

Description 

Total length approximate

Facts 

Overview
Lost Steel stringer bridge over West Fork Cedar River on former CNW RR
Location
Butler County, Iowa
Status
Demolished
History
Abandoned 1982, removed 1984
Railroad
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
Design
3 Sp. Pile Trestle
2 x 30' I-beam stringer
18 Sp. Pile Trestle
3 x 30' I-beam stringer
16 Sp. Pile Trestle
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 30.0 ft.
Total length: 668.0 ft.
Also called
CNW Bridge No. 984.3
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.77090, -92.99116   (decimal degrees)
42°46'15" N, 92°59'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/500723/4735373 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 80622 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 26, 2018: Added by Dylan VanAntwerp

Sources 

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