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CBQ - Sugar Creek Bridge

Street View 

Description 

Total length is approximate

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Sugar Creek on abandoned railroad (former CB&Q)
Location
Lee County, Iowa
Status
Demolished
History
Abandoned and removed 1968
Railroad
- Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (CBQ)
Design
1 Sp. 110' Through truss
7 Panel Wooden Pile Trestle
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 110.0 ft.
Total length: 215.0 ft.
Also called
CBQ Br. #27.23
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.63063, -91.45788   (decimal degrees)
40°37'50" N, 91°27'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/630418/4498897 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
West Point
Inventory number
BH 74256 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Beam (16,945)
Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (571)
Have street view (29,154)
Iowa (6,811)
Lee County, Iowa (59)
Lost (29,047)
Lost 1968 (111)
Lost during 1960s (996)
Owned by railroad (13,566)
Railroad (16,518)
Span length 100-125 feet (4,572)
Through truss (17,180)
Timber stringer (4,339)
Total length 175-250 feet (4,519)
Truss (35,925)

Update Log 

  • November 3, 2016: New Street View added by Dylan VanAntwerp

Sources 

  • Dylan VanAntwerp - dylan_vanantwerp [at] live [dot] com