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CN - Maquoketa River Bridge

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CN Maquoketa River Bridge

Looking south from The Marion Street Bridge.

Photo taken by Quinn Phelan in April 2009

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BH Photo #246944

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Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Maquoketa River on Candian National Railway
Location
Manchester, Delaware County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1927
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- Canadian National Railway (CN)
- Chicago, Central & Pacific Railroad (CC)
- Illinois Central Railroad (IC)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 90.0 ft.
Total length: 252.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.48096, -91.45758   (decimal degrees)
42°28'51" N, 91°27'27" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/626774/4704331 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Manchester
Inventory number
BH 55236 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 7, 2017: New photos from John Marvig
  • January 19, 2013: New photo from Quinn Phelan
  • January 18, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Updated info
  • January 17, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

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Sources 

  • Luke
  • Quinn Phelan - qphelan [at] earthlink [dot] net
  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com