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DM&E - Nora Junction Bridge

Photos 

View from 1st Street Bridge

Photo taken in 1998 by Jason Smith

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BH Photo #111363

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Bridge over Shell Rock River on IC&E/DM&E railroad just south of 1st Street Bridge
Location
Nora Springs, Floyd County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1998 replacing a much larger truss span
Railroads
- Canadian Pacific Railway (CP)
- Dakota, Minnesota, & Eastern Railroad (DME)
- Iowa, Chicago & Eastern Railroad (ICE)
Design
Pony/through girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.14048, -93.01032   (decimal degrees)
43°08'26" N, 93°00'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/499160/4776415 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Nora Springs
Inventory number
BH 36183 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 28, 2015: New photo from Charles Kuehn
  • February 10, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "Iowa, Chicago, and Eastern Railroad", "Canadian Pacific Railway", "Dakota, Minnesota, and Eastern Railroad"
  • December 3, 2011: Updated by Frank Hicks: Added GPS coordinates
  • February 6, 2008: Added by Jason Smith

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Sources 

  • Jason Smith - flensburg [dot] bridgehunter [dot] av [at] googlemail [dot] com
  • Frank Hicks
  • Charles Kuehn