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M&StL - East Fork Des Moines River Bridge

Photo 

Des Moines River Railroad Bridge

c1910 postcard provided by David Shedlock

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BH Photo #410274

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Timber stringer bridge over East Fork Des Moines River on Minneapolis & St. Louis Railway
Location
Livermore, Humboldt County, Iowa
Status
Removed
Railroad
- Minneapolis & St. Louis Railway (M&StL; MSTL)
Design
Timber stringer. using rather unfinished logs
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.87591, -94.16990   (decimal degrees)
42°52'33" N, 94°10'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/404451/4747698 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Saint Joseph
Inventory number
BH 79345 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Beam (13,933)
Des Moines River (226)
Humboldt County, Iowa (67)
Iowa (6,147)
Livermore, Iowa (1)
Lost (21,153)
Minneapolis & St. Louis Railway (139)
Owned by railroad (10,906)
Railroad (14,216)
Timber stringer (3,575)

Update Log 

  • November 7, 2017: Updated by Luke: Added GPS & railroad; Noted stream as the East Fork
  • November 7, 2017: New photo from David Shedlock

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