Rating:
3 votes

RI - North Chequest Creek Bridge (Old)

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over North Chequest Creek on abandoned railroad (former RI)
Location
Davis County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Demolished 1946 on account of line relocation project
Railroad
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (RI; CRIP; ROCK)
Design
Deck plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.83677, -92.35516   (decimal degrees)
40°50'12" N, 92°21'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/554366/4520837 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Floris
Inventory number
BH 74730 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (939)
Davis County, Iowa (76)
Deck girder (4,766)
Girder (8,494)
Iowa (5,943)
Lost (19,649)
Lost 1946 (18)
Lost during 1940s (270)
Owned by railroad (10,323)
Plate girder (6,518)
Railroad (13,688)
Replaced by new bridge (13,000)

Update Log 

  • December 10, 2016: Updated by Dylan VanAntwerp: Added categories "railroad", "Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad"

Sources 

  • Dylan VanAntwerp - dylan_vanantwerp [at] live [dot] com