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CN - South Beaver Creek Bridge

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CN - South Beaver Creek Bridge

Close as I could get. Probably get a decent shot during winter or when leaves all fall.

Photo taken by Dave King on August 1, 2015

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BH Photo #334019

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Facts 

Overview
Through Plate Girder Bridge over South Beaver Creek on Canadian National Railway
Location
Parkersburg, Butler County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1911
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- Canadian National Railway (CN)
- Chicago, Central & Pacific Railroad (CC)
- Illinois Central Railroad (IC)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Total length: 245.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.57865, -92.79543   (decimal degrees)
42°34'43" N, 92°47'44" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/516787/4714047 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Parkersburg
Inventory number
BH 55842 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 9, 2018: New photos from John Marvig
  • August 2, 2015: New photo from Dave King
  • March 20, 2013: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • March 19, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

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