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RI - Flood Creek Bridge (Old)

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1916 Wreck

Photo provided by Hank Zaletel

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BH Photo #252532

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Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Flood Creek on Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad
Location
Butler County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Replaced 1929
Railroad
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (CRIP (1866-1920); RI (1920-1975) ROCK (1975-1980))
Design
Deck plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.84234, -92.71229   (decimal degrees)
42°50'32" N, 92°42'44" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/523510/4743347 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Clarksville
Inventory number
BH 56033 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Butler County, Iowa (44)
Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (1,021)
Deck girder (5,072)
Girder (9,179)
Iowa (6,193)
Lost (22,381)
Lost 1929 (44)
Lost during 1920s (378)
Owned by railroad (11,112)
Plate girder (6,989)
Railroad (14,380)
Replaced by new bridge (14,947)

Update Log 

  • March 7, 2015: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • April 14, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

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