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DME - Bloody Run Creek Bridge (Westernmost)

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DM&E Bloody Run Creek Bridge

East Abutment

Photo taken by John Marvig in November 2018

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BH Photo #440430

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Bloody Run Creek on Dakota, Minnesota & Eastern Railroad
Location
Clayton County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1906
Builder
- Wisconsin Bridge & Iron Co. of Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Railroads
- Canadian Pacific Railway (CP)
- Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (MILW)
- Dakota, Minnesota, & Eastern Railroad (DME)
- I&M Rail Link (IMRL)
- Iowa, Chicago & Eastern Railroad (ICE)
- Soo Line Railroad (SOO)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Span length: 45.0 ft.
Total length: 45.0 ft.
Also called
MILW Bridge #R-90
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.02974, -91.35286   (decimal degrees)
43°01'47" N, 91°21'10" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/634192/4765434 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 83983 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 1, 2019: New photos from John Marvig

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