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Wabash Trace Nature Trail - Walnut Creek Bridge

Photo 

Photo taken by Homer

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BH Photo #260899

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Walnut Creek on Wabash Trace Nature Trail
Location
Fremont County, Iowa
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1890; Abandoned 1984; Converted to trail ?
Railroads
- Rail-to-trail
- Wabash Railroad (WAB)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 230.0 ft.
Also called
Wabash Railroad Bridge #1193
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.84357, -95.41355   (decimal degrees)
40°50'37" N, 95°24'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/296528/4524195 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Shenandoah West
Inventory number
BH 57341 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 22, 2014: Updated by James Holzmeier: Added Wabash bridge number and date erected
  • February 1, 2014: Updated by John Marvig: Added information, changed county to Fremont
  • July 24, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

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