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RI - Minnehaha Creek Bridge

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Abandoned Minnehaha Creek Bridge

Date

Photo taken by John Marvig in September 2017

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BH Photo #405484

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Facts 

Overview
Abandoned steel stringer bridge over Minnehaha Creek on Abandoned Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railway
Location
Grundy County, Iowa
Status
Abandoned
History
Built 1905, Using Spans Built 1902
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (RI; CRIP; ROCK)
- Keota - Washington Transportation Company (KWTR)
Design
2 Sp. 50' Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 50.0 ft.
Total length: 100.0 ft.
Also called
RI - Br. #676
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.36082, -92.75152   (decimal degrees)
42°21'39" N, 92°45'05" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/520461/4689869 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Grundy Center
Inventory number
BH 56484 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 7, 2017: New photos from John Marvig
  • December 9, 2016: Updated by Dylan VanAntwerp: Added category "Keota - Washington Transportation Company"
  • November 19, 2016: Updated by Dylan VanAntwerp: Added info from RI track chart
  • June 5, 2013: Updated by John Marvig: added design
  • June 5, 2013: Added by Dave King

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Luke
  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Dylan VanAntwerp - dylan_vanantwerp [at] live [dot] com