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DM&E - Rock Creek Bridge

Photos 

From near the arch (Monochromatic)

Photo taken by Luke in September 2013

BH Photo #265959

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete slab bridge over Rock Creek on Railroad (DM&E)
Location
Muscatine County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built sometime between 1933-37 due to the construction of Lock & Dam 16
Railroads
- Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (MILW; CMStP&P; CMStP)
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (CRIP (1866-1920); RI (1920-1975) ROCK (1975-1980))
- Dakota, Minnesota, & Eastern Railroad (DME)
- I&M Rail Link (IMRL)
- Iowa, Chicago & Eastern Railroad (ICE)
- Soo Line Railroad (SOO)
Design
Slab
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.44323, -90.99184   (decimal degrees)
41°26'36" N, 90°59'31" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/667757/4589908 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Illinois City
Inventory number
BH 57849 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 7, 2013: New photos from Luke Harden
  • September 3, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

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