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Wabash Railroad Bridge #P-17 - Pershing Mine Spur

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Overview
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Crooked Creek on Wabash Railroad
Location
Marion County, Iowa
Status
Demolished account of line abandonment
History
Built 1945
Railroad
- Wabash Railroad (WAB)
Design
Pile trestle
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 14.0 ft.
Total length: 98.5 ft.
Deck width: 10.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.28344, -92.93683   (decimal degrees)
41°17'00" N, 92°56'13" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/505290/4570223 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Harvey
Inventory number
BH 65532 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Beam (13,234)
Built 1945 (253)
Built during 1940s (3,767)
Iowa (5,980)
Lost (20,011)
Marion County, Iowa (123)
Owned by railroad (10,519)
Span length under 25 feet (6,134)
Timber stringer (3,476)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,164)
Wabash Railroad (550)

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