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RI - Coulee Creek Bridge

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Timber stringer bridge over Coulee Creek on former Rock Island RR
Location
Fayette County, Iowa
Status
Demolished, remnants buried under a dam
History
Abandoned and removed ca. 1976
Railroads
- Burlington, Cedar Rapids & Northern Railway (BCRN)
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (RI; CRIP; ROCK)
Design
4 Panel Open Deck Pile Trestle
Also called
Rock Island Bridge #690
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.89964, -91.87559   (decimal degrees)
42°53'59" N, 91°52'32" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/591798/4750282 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hawkeye
Inventory number
BH 57941 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 10, 2013: Updated by Dylan VanAntwerp: Added categories "Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad", "Burlington, Cedar Rapids & Northern Railway", "railroad"

Sources 

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