Rating:
2 votes

Wapsie-Great Western Line Trail - Watson Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo provided by Hank Zaletel

Enlarge

View this photo on Flickr

BH Photo #246313

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Watson Creek on Trail
Location
Riceville, Howard County, Iowa
Status
Open to pedestrians only
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Chicago Great Western Railway (CGW)
- Rail-to-trail
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Span length: 20.0 ft.
Total length: 20.0 ft.
Also called
CGW - Watson Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.36490, -92.55312   (decimal degrees)
43°21'54" N, 92°33'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/536207/4801434 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Riceville
Inventory number
BH 55143 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 13, 2015: New photos from John Marvig
  • April 14, 2013: Updated by John Marvig: corrected location
  • January 6, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

Sources