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RI - Sugar Creek Bridge

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Lattice Through-Truss bridge over Sugar Creek on former Rock Island RR
Location
Lee County, Iowa
Status
Demolished
History
Abandoned 1980 and removed shortly thereafter
Railroad
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (CRIP (1866-1920); RI (1920-1975) ROCK (1975-1980))
Design
1 - 151' Lattice Through Truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 151.0 ft.
Also called
RI Bridge #71
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.40820, -91.50470   (decimal degrees)
40°24'30" N, 91°30'17" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/626877/4474138 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Wayland
Inventory number
BH 55948 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 10, 2013: Updated by Dylan VanAntwerp: Added/Corrected info
  • March 31, 2013: Updated by Dylan VanAntwerp: Added categories "Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad", "railroad"

Sources 

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