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CGW - Iowa River Bridge

Map 

Description 

All lengths are approximate

Facts 

Overview
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Iowa River on former Chicago Great Western, later Chicago & North Western Railway
Location
Marshalltown, Marshall County, Iowa
Status
Demolished
History
Abandoned 1988, removed ca. 1989
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Chicago Great Western Railway (CGW)
Design
4 Sp. 75' Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 75.0 ft.
Total length: 350.0 ft.
Also called
CNW - Iowa River Bridge (Marshalltown)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.04972, -92.84611   (decimal degrees)
42°02'59" N, 92°50'46" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/512734/4655308 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 80790 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 20, 2018: Added by Dylan VanAntwerp

Sources 

  • Dylan VanAntwerp - dylan_vanantwerp [at] live [dot] com