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RI - Hawthorne Drive Overpass

Photo 

RI - Hawthorne Drive Overpass

The Gazette: August 16 1936

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BH Photo #469844

Facts 

Overview
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Hawthorne Drive on Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad
Location
Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa
Status
Filled in
History
Built 1936; Road vacated by river ca 1964.
Builder
- Amos Melberg Co. of Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Railroad
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (CRIP (1866-1920); RI (1920-1975) ROCK (1975-1980))
Design
Timber stringer
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.95933, -91.64455   (decimal degrees)
41°57'34" N, 91°38'40" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/612327/4646148 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 88901 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Amos Melberg Co. (9)
Beam (17,101)
Built 1936 (1,213)
Built during 1930s (12,246)
Cedar Rapids, Iowa (99)
Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (1,165)
Filled in (99)
Iowa (6,818)
Linn County, Iowa (252)
Lost (29,898)
Railroad (16,665)
Timber stringer (4,387)

Update Log 

  • April 9, 2020: New photo from Melissa Brand-Welch
  • April 8, 2020: Added by Luke

Sources 

  • Luke
  • Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com

Comments 

RI - Hawthorne Drive Overpass
Posted April 9, 2020, by Melissa Brand-Welch (melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com)

As always, you're Welcome Luke!

RI - Hawthorne Drive Overpass
Posted April 8, 2020, by Luke

As always, Thank You Melissa for your willingness to grab snapshots for us: https://www.newspapers.com/newspage/548023153/