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UP - Wolf Creek Bridge

Photos 

Looking Northeast

Photo taken by Daniel Barnes in August 2017

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BH Photo #400325

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Wolf Creek on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Lucas County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Southwest span built 1912, Northeast span built 1940
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (RI; CRIP; ROCK)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 67.0 ft.
Total length: 135.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.92883, -93.28238   (decimal degrees)
40°55'44" N, 93°16'57" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/476226/4530895 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Corydon NE
Inventory number
BH 75952 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 20, 2017: New photos from Daniel Barnes
  • March 7, 2017: Added by Daniel Barnes

Sources 

  • Daniel Barnes