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IC - Maquoketa River Bridge

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Photo provided by Hank Zaletel

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs (CC BY-NC-ND)

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Maquoketa River on Illinois Central Railroad
Location
Manchester, Delaware County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1886; Replaced 1927
Builder
- Union Bridge Co. of Buffalo, New York & Athens, Pennsylvania
Railroad
- Illinois Central Railroad (IC)
Design
Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.48077, -91.45782   (decimal degrees)
42°28'51" N, 91°27'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/626754/4704310 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Manchester
Inventory number
BH 61626 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 7, 2014: Added by Luke Harden

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