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RI - Otter Creek Bridge

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bridge over Otter Creek on Rock Island Railroad
Location
Fayette County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new pedestrian bridge; Stone abutments remain
History
Built 1890
Railroad
- Rail-to-trail
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.94637, -91.77435   (decimal degrees)
42°56'47" N, 91°46'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/599988/4755588 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
West Union
Inventory number
BH 63870 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (6,412)
Built 1890 (232)
Built during 1890s (2,570)
Fayette County, Iowa (99)
Iowa (5,948)
Lost (19,746)
Owned by state (14,181)
Rail-to-trail (1,340)
Railroad (13,766)
Replaced by new bridge (13,078)

Update Log 

  • October 28, 2014: Added by Dave King

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com