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RI - Spruce Avenue Overpass

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Spruce Ave./Burr Oak Creek on former Rock Island RR
Location
Jefferson County, Iowa
Status
Demolished
History
Built 1945, abandoned and removed 1983
Railroad
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (RI; CRIP; ROCK)
Design
1 - 58' DPG
2 - 60' DPG
1 - 100' Ballasted Deck Pile Trestle
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 278.0 ft.
Also called
RI - Burr Oak Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.15291, -91.83067   (decimal degrees)
41°09'10" N, 91°49'50" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/598115/4556390 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Brighton
Inventory number
BH 56103 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 11, 2016: Updated by Dylan VanAntwerp: Added category "Ballasted Deck"
  • April 26, 2013: Updated by Dylan VanAntwerp: Added categories "Railroad", "Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad"

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