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B&C - Otter Creek Bridge

Photo 

Photo provided by Hank Zaletel

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

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BH Photo #237076

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Otter Creek on Bellevue & Cascade Railroad
Location
Zwingle, Dubuque County, Iowa
Status
Removed
Railroads
- Bellevue & Cascade Railroad (B&C)
- Chicago, Bellevue, Cascade & Western Railroad (CBC&W)
- Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (MILW; CMStP&P; CMStP)
Design
Pratt through truss
Also called
MILW - Otter Creek Bridge
CBC&W - Otter Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.29891, -90.68318   (decimal degrees)
42°17'56" N, 90°40'59" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/690977/4685564 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Zwingle
Inventory number
BH 53101 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 26, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Mapped likely location of the bridge.
  • August 9, 2012: Added by Luke Harden