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CGW - West Branch Beaverdam Creek Trestle

Photo 

Photo taken by Brian Lage

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Map 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned timber stringer bridge over West Branch Beaverdam Creek on Planned Rail-Trail
Location
Cerro Gordo County, Iowa
Status
Abandoned
Future prospects
Planned to become part of a rail-trail
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Chicago Great Western Railway (CGW)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Timber stringer
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.96397, -93.31914   (decimal degrees)
42°57'50" N, 93°19'09" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/473972/4756863 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Swaledale
Inventory number
BH 55717 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 5, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

Sources 

  • Luke