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MILW - Olin Bridge

Photos 

Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

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BH Photo #240811

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Warren pony truss with all verticals bridge over Wapsipinicon River on Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad
Location
Olin, Jones County, Iowa
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Built here 1913, Removed 1980
Railroad
- Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (MILW; CMStP&P; CMStP)
Design
Warren pony truss with all verticals
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 105.0 ft.
Total length: 550.0 ft.
Also called
MILW - Wapsipinicon River Bridge (Olin)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.00414, -91.13182   (decimal degrees)
42°00'15" N, 91°07'55" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/654711/4651923 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Morley
Inventory number
BH 53704 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 7, 2017: New photo from Luke
  • August 3, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added build date
  • January 30, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Aded removal date.
  • October 2, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added photograph
  • September 28, 2012: Added by Luke Harden

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Sources 

  • Luke