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RI - Dry Branch Creek Bridge #6

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Overview
Abandoned deck plate girder bridge over Dry Branch Creek on former Rock Island RR
Location
Des Moines County, Iowa
Status
Derelict/abandoned
History
Abandoned 1980
Railroads
- Burlington Northern Railroad (BN)
- Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (CBQ)
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (RI; CRIP; ROCK)
Design
1 - 30' Deck Plate Girder
Dimensions
Span length: 30.0 ft.
Total length: 30.0 ft.
Also called
Rock Island Bridge #71
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.90092, -91.11462   (decimal degrees)
40°54'03" N, 91°06'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/658804/4529469 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Kingston
Inventory number
BH 59123 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 1, 2014: Updated by Dylan VanAntwerp: Added categories "Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad", "railroad"

Sources 

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