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RI - Harrison Street Ralston Creek Bridge (E; Old)

Photos 

Iowa City Press-Citizen: June 22 1959

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BH Photo #465877

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Steel stringer bridge over Ralston Creek on Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad
Location
Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa
Status
Collapsed
History
Collapsed during removal 1959
Railroad
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (CRIP (1866-1920); RI (1920-1975) ROCK (1975-1980))
Design
Steel stringer
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.65526, -91.53071   (decimal degrees)
41°39'19" N, 91°31'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/622339/4612543 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 88167 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Beam (14,736)
Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (1,043)
Collapsed (349)
Iowa (6,268)
Iowa City, Iowa (52)
Johnson County, Iowa (181)
Lost (22,875)
Lost 1959 (69)
Lost during 1950s (594)
Owned by railroad (11,551)
Railroad (14,812)
Ralston Creek (20)
Steel stringer (5,760)

Update Log 

  • February 10, 2020: New photos from Melissa Brand-Welch
  • February 10, 2020: Added by Luke

Sources 

  • Luke
  • Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com