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BNSF - IA48 Overpass

Photos 

Looking North as a WB coal train passes

Photo taken by Daniel Barnes in November 2017

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BH Photo #412184

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over IA 48 on BNSF Railway
Location
Red Oak, Montgomery County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1957
Builder
- Paxton-Vierling Steel Co. of Carter Lake, Iowa
Railroads
- BNSF Railway (BNSF)
- Burlington Northern Railroad (BN)
- Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (CBQ)
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Span length: 65.0 ft.
Total length: 65.0 ft.
Deck width: 55.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.00200, -95.23268   (decimal degrees)
41°00'07" N, 95°13'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/312226/4541380 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Red Oak North
Average daily traffic (as of 1998)
3,400
Inventory numbers
IA 37700 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 67525 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 1998)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • November 30, 2017: New photos from Daniel Barnes

Sources 

  • Luke
  • Daniel Barnes