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UP - Radcliffe Rail Crossing

Photos 

UP Overpass near Radcliffe

Looking South

Photo taken by John Marvig in July 2012

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BH Photo #235564

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Abandoned Chicago & North Western Railway on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Hardin County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1913
Railroads
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (RI; CRIP; ROCK)
- St. Paul & Kansas City Short Line Railroad (StP&KCSL)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
1-30' Deck Plate Girder
1-50' Through Plate Girder
1-30' Through Plate Girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 50.0 ft.
Total length: 110.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.31183, -93.39507   (decimal degrees)
42°18'43" N, 93°23'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/467441/4684475 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Radcliffe
Inventory number
BH 52969 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 7, 2017: New photos from John Marvig
  • July 29, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added link
  • July 22, 2012: New photos from John Marvig
  • July 20, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Removed Radcliffe from "city" section as the bridge is not withing city limits
  • July 20, 2012: Added by John Marvig

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