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CN - Coffins Creek Trestle

Photo 

SE view from old Hwy 20

Two CSX units lead a westbound manifest over the bridge.

Photo taken by Dylan VanAntwerp in March 2013

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BH Photo #251103

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Timber stringer bridge over unknown branch of Coffins Creek on Canadian National Railway
Location
Delaware County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
Railroads
- Canadian National Railway (CN)
- Chicago, Central & Pacific Railroad (CC)
- Illinois Central Railroad (IC; ICG (1972-1988))
Design
Timber stringer
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.48120, -91.51470   (decimal degrees)
42°28'52" N, 91°30'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/622078/4704273 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Masonville
Inventory number
BH 55865 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 10, 2013: Updated by Dylan VanAntwerp: Removed category "Skewed"
  • March 23, 2013: Updated by Dylan VanAntwerp: Added category "Ballasted Deck"
  • March 22, 2013: Updated by Dylan VanAntwerp: Added categories "Canadian National Railway", "railroad", "Illinois Central Railroad", "Chicago, Central & Pacific Railroad"

Sources 

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