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UP - Miller Creek Bridge #5

Photos 

Deck View

Looking West

Photo taken by Dylan VanAntwerp in May 2013

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BH Photo #253667

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned timber stringer bridge over Branch of Miller Creek on former UP RR
Location
Monroe County, Iowa
Status
Derelict/abandoned with rails removed
History
Abandoned early 2000s
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Iowa Central Railway (IAC)
- Minneapolis & St. Louis Railway (MSTL)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Timber stringer
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.10497, -92.71924   (decimal degrees)
41°06'18" N, 92°43'09" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/523574/4550447 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Avery
Inventory number
BH 55926 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 1, 2013: Updated by Dylan VanAntwerp: added photo info
  • May 13, 2013: New photos from Dylan VanAntwerp
  • March 29, 2013: Updated by Dylan VanAntwerp: Added categories "Union Pacific Railroad", "Chicago & North Western Railway", "railroad", "Minneapolis & St. Louis Railway"

Sources 

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