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UP - Cedar River Bridge

Photos 

Side view of the bridge

Photo taken in September 2010 by Jason Smith

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BH Photo #178609

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pratt through truss bridge over Cedar River on Chicago and Northwestern Railroad (now UPRR)
Location
Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
1898; survived the Great Flood of 2008 with minor damages
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 155.0 ft.
Total length: 755.0 ft.
Also called
CNW - Cedar River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.98270, -91.67380   (decimal degrees)
41°58'58" N, 91°40'26" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/609863/4648706 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cedar Rapids South
Inventory number
BH 46278 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 9, 2018: New photos from John Marvig
  • October 1, 2013: Photo imported by Dave King
  • August 14, 2013: New photos from John Marvig
  • December 28, 2012: New photos from John Marvig
  • October 1, 2012: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • February 17, 2011: New Street View added by Jason Smith
  • September 20, 2010: Added by Jason Smith

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