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IARR - Old Road Overpass

Photo 

Photo taken by Brian Lage

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BH Photo #247973

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Timber stringer bridge over Abandoned Road on Iowa River Rail Trail (Planned)
Location
Steamboat Rock, Hardin County, Iowa
Status
Abandoned
Future prospects
Awaiting conversion for trail usage as part of the Iowa River Rail Trail
History
Abandoned 2012
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Iowa River Railroad (IARR)
- Minneapolis & St. Louis Railway (M&StL; MSTL)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Timber stringer
Also called
M&StL - Old Road Overpass
CNW - Old Road Overpass
IRRT - Old Road Overpass (Future Name)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.40649, -93.06966   (decimal degrees)
42°24'23" N, 93°04'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/494267/4694912 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Steamboat Rock
Inventory number
BH 55426 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 27, 2016: Updated by Dylan VanAntwerp: Added category "Union Pacific Railroad"
  • February 2, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

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