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Wabash Trace Nature Trail - Snake Creek Bridge (1)

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Wabash Trace Bridge

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BH Photo #308756

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Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Bridge over Snake Creek on Wabash Trace Nature Trail
Location
Mills County, Iowa
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1898, Damaged by a derailment and repaired 1924-25 ; Abandoned 1984; Converted to trail ?
Railroads
- Rail-to-trail
- Wabash Railroad (WAB)
Design
Timber stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 16.0 ft.
Total length: 222.0 ft.
Also called
Wabash Railroad Bridge #1271
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.14462, -95.67871   (decimal degrees)
41°08'41" N, 95°40'43" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/275198/4558270 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Mineola
Inventory number
BH 64208 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 24, 2014: Updated by James Holzmeier: Added image of 1928 Wabash wreck
  • November 22, 2014: New Street View added by James Holzmeier

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