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Wabash - Jaguar Trail Overpass

Photo 

Bloomfield jaguar trail xing

From Iowa DOT historic archives

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BH Photo #345449

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost steel stringer bridge over Jaguar Trail on former N&W/Wabash RR
Location
Davis County, Iowa
Status
Demolished
History
Built 1936, line abandoned 1982, bridge removed shortly thereafter.
Railroads
- Norfolk & Western Railway (N&W)
- Wabash Railroad (WAB)
Design
1 - 23'6" I-Beam span
4 - 15'6" I-Beam spans
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 23.6 ft.
Total length: 87.3 ft.
Deck width: 10.0 ft.
Also called
Wabash Railroad Bridge #2153
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.75793, -92.42692   (decimal degrees)
40°45'29" N, 92°25'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/548372/4512043 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bloomfield North
Inventory number
BH 56047 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 12, 2016: New photo from Tim Courtney
  • April 16, 2013: Updated by Dylan VanAntwerp: Added categories "Wabash Railroad", "Norfolk & Western Railway", "railroad"

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