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RI - South Beaver Creek Bridge #4

Photos 

Overview

Not very good due to the trees.

Photo taken by Dylan VanAntwerp in December 2016

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BH Photo #374021

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over South Beaver Creek on abandoned railroad (former RI)
Location
Hardin County, Iowa
Status
Demolished
History
Abandoned and removed ca. 1983
Railroads
- Burlington, Cedar Rapids & Northern Railway (BCRN)
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (RI; CRIP; ROCK)
- Keota - Washington Transportation Company (KWTR)
Design
4 Sp. 36' Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 36.0 ft.
Total length: 144.0 ft.
Also called
RI - Br. #845
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.46845, -93.03610   (decimal degrees)
42°28'06" N, 93°02'10" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/497032/4701790 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Steamboat Rock
Inventory number
BH 74396 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 26, 2016: New photos from Dylan VanAntwerp
  • November 19, 2016: Added by Dylan VanAntwerp

Sources 

  • Dylan VanAntwerp - dylan_vanantwerp [at] live [dot] com