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RI - South Skunk River Bridge

Photo 

Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

BH Photo #253449

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over South Skunk River/Snake Trail on former Rock Island RR
Location
Mahaska County, Iowa
Status
Demolished with piers remaining
History
Line abandoned 1967, bridge removed shortly thereafter
Railroad
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (RI; CRIP; ROCK)
Design
Quadrangular lattice through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.31204, -92.51335   (decimal degrees)
41°18'43" N, 92°30'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/540734/4573511 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
University Park
Inventory number
BH 56064 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 4, 2016: Updated by Dylan VanAntwerp: Removed category "Skunk River"
  • April 19, 2013: Updated by Dylan VanAntwerp: Added categories "Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad", "railroad"

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