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Cedar Valley Nature Trail - Fishel Road Overpass

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CVNT Fishel Road Overpass

View looking east

Photo taken by Dave King; Taken June 30, 2013

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BH Photo #257804

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Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Fishel Road on Cedar Valley Nature Trail
Location
Linn County, Iowa
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1914
Builders
- Gould Construction Co. of Davenport, Iowa
- Thomas Edsall Rust of Saginaw, Michigan (Engineer)
Railroads
- Interurban
- Rail-to-trail
- Waterloo Railroad (WLO)
- Waterloo, Cedar Falls, & Northern Railway (WCFN)
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Span length: 20.0 ft.
Total length: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.13530, -91.67933   (decimal degrees)
42°08'07" N, 91°40'46" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/609143/4665642 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lafayette
Inventory number
BH 56880 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 7, 2017: New photos from John Marvig
  • August 1, 2013: Updated by Dylan VanAntwerp: Added category "Waterloo Railroad"
  • July 29, 2013: Updated by Dylan VanAntwerp: Added category "Waterloo Railroad"
  • June 30, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "Rail-to-trail", "Waterloo, Cedar Falls, & Northern Railway", "Railroad", "Interurban"
  • June 30, 2013: Added by Dave King
  • May 16, 2013: Added by Dave King

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