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RI - Otter Creek Bridge

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RI Otter Creek Bridge

View from the road

Photo taken by Dave King; Taken August 4, 2013

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BH Photo #261806

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Lost wooden trestle over Otter Creek on abandoned railroad (RI)
Location
Toddville, Linn County, Iowa
Status
Removed
History
Abandoned and removed ca 1976
Railroads
- Burlington, Cedar Rapids & Northern Railway (BCRN)
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (CRIP (1866-1920); RI (1920-1975) ROCK (1975-1980))
Design
11 Panel Open Deck Pile Trestle
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 14.0 ft.
Total length: 154.0 ft.
Also called
RI - Br.#99
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.09573, -91.71724   (decimal degrees)
42°05'45" N, 91°43'02" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/606077/4661200 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cedar Rapids North
Inventory number
BH 57457 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 1, 2013: Updated by Dylan VanAntwerp: added info from track chart
  • August 5, 2013: Updated by Dylan VanAntwerp: Added info
  • August 5, 2013: New Street View added by Dave King
  • August 4, 2013: New photos from Dave King
  • August 4, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

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