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CN - Boone River Bridge

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Photo taken by Jason Smith in August 2011

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BH Photo #212950

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Boone River on CC Railroad
Location
Webster City, Hamilton County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1947 replacing a truss bridge
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- Canadian National Railway (CN)
- Chicago, Central & Pacific Railroad (CC)
- Illinois Central Railroad (IC; ICG (1972-1988))
Design
6 Span Deck Plate Girder Bridge
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 80.0 ft.
Total length: 480.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.47143, -93.80990   (decimal degrees)
42°28'17" N, 93°48'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/433423/4702439 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Webster City
Inventory number
BH 49531 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 27, 2013: New photos from John Marvig
  • July 26, 2012: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • February 21, 2012: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Added category "Railroad"
  • February 17, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Chicago, Central & Pacific Railroad"
  • September 7, 2011: Added by Jason Smith

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