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Pollinator Park Trail - Muscatine Slough Bridge

Photos 

View from the South

Photo taken by Luke in March 2013

BH Photo #251932

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Tinmber stringer bridge over Muscatine Slough on Pollinator Park Trail
Location
Muscatine, Muscatine County, Iowa
Status
Open to pedestrians only
Future prospects
https://www.muscatineiowa.gov/Blog.aspx?IID=22#item
Railroads
- Canadian Pacific Railway (CP)
- Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (MILW; CMStP&P; CMStP)
- Dakota, Minnesota, & Eastern Railroad (DME)
- Iowa, Chicago & Eastern Railroad (ICE)
Design
Wood Stringer
Also called
MILW - Muscatine Slough Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.41090, -91.08046   (decimal degrees)
41°24'39" N, 91°04'50" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/660433/4586150 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Muscatine
Inventory number
BH 48890 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 10, 2018: Updated by Luke: Added trail name & link to city site about the trail+park development.
  • March 30, 2018: Updated by Luke: Added image and updated future prospects
  • March 31, 2013: New photos from Luke Harden
  • June 15, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Appears to have been removed when they ripped out the rails.
  • March 10, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad"
  • March 10, 2012: Updated by Owen McCormick: Fixed description. Bridge was part of the Milwaukee Road (MILW), not Rock Island (RI)
  • June 10, 2011: Added by Luke Harden

Sources 

  • Luke
  • Owen McCormick