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BNSF - Sugar Creek Bridge

Photos 

BNSF Devil's Creek Bridge #1

Photo taken by Chris Gonnerman in September 2012

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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BH Photo #251629

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Baltimore through truss bridge over Devil's Creek/Sugar Creek on BNSF Railway
Location
Lee County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1924
Builder
- Wisconsin Bridge & Iron Co. of Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Railroads
- BNSF Railway (BNSF)
- Burlington Northern Railroad (BN)
- Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (CBQ)
Design
Baltimore through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 126.0 ft.
Total length: 540.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.61146, -91.44041   (decimal degrees)
40°36'41" N, 91°26'25" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/631933/4496795 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Nauvoo
Inventory number
BH 54994 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 24, 2016: New photos from John Marvig
  • June 20, 2016: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • November 1, 2014: Updated by Luke: Added categories "Burlington Northern Railroad", "Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad"
  • March 28, 2013: New photo from Chris Gonnerman
  • December 24, 2012: Added by Luke Harden

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