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MILW - South Skunk River Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over South Skunk River on former Milwaukee Road
Location
Keokuk County, Iowa
Status
Demolished with piers remaining
History
Line abandoned 1979, bridge removed shortly thereafter
Railroad
- Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (MILW; CMStP&P; CMStP)
Design
Through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.23394, -92.28915   (decimal degrees)
41°14'02" N, 92°17'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/559571/4564970 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hedrick
Inventory number
BH 56066 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Beam (11,967)
Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (827)
Iowa (5,790)
Keokuk County, Iowa (36)
Lost (18,686)
Owned by railroad (9,824)
Railroad (13,091)
South Skunk River (48)
Through truss (12,892)
Timber stringer (3,342)
Truss (29,442)

Update Log 

  • December 4, 2016: Updated by Dylan VanAntwerp: Removed category "Skunk River"
  • April 19, 2013: Updated by Dylan VanAntwerp: Added categories "Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad", "railroad"

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