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UP - East Branch Boyer River Bridge

Photos 

Photo provided by Hank Zaletel

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BH Photo #297000

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Quadrangular Lattice Through Truss Bridge over Boyer River on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Denison, Crawford County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1902
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Quadrangular lattice through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 120.0 ft.
Total length: 170.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.00934, -95.36016   (decimal degrees)
42°00'34" N, 95°21'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/304559/4653507 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Denison
Inventory number
BH 49591 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 19, 2015: New photos from John Marvig
  • October 18, 2015: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • October 2, 2014: New photo from Luke
  • November 10, 2013: New Street View added by Luke Harden
  • November 9, 2013: New Street View added by Luke Harden
  • March 31, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Changed this entry from a redundant entry to a completely new entry for an unlisted bridge.
  • September 12, 2011: Updated by Jason Smith: Bridge is a Warren through truss

Sources 

  • Jason Smith - flensburg [dot] bridgehunter [dot] av [at] googlemail [dot] com
  • Luke
  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com