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CGW - Raccoon River Trestle

Photos 

Looking South

Photo taken by Daniel Barnes in January 2018

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BH Photo #416498

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned timber stringer bridge over Middle Branch Raccoon River on Railroad
Location
Carroll County, Iowa
Status
Abandoned
Railroad
- Chicago Great Western Railway (CGW)
Design
Timber stringer
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.07067, -94.89478   (decimal degrees)
42°04'14" N, 94°53'41" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/343249/4659359 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Carroll West
Inventory number
BH 55558 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Abandoned (3,339)
Beam (14,377)
Carroll County, Iowa (54)
Chicago Great Western Railway (184)
Iowa (6,191)
Owned by state (15,131)
Raccoon River (83)
Railroad (14,367)
Timber stringer (3,705)

Update Log 

  • January 15, 2018: New photos from Daniel Barnes
  • February 14, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

Sources 

  • Luke
  • Daniel Barnes