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RI - Heinz Trestle (N)

Photo 

The Muscatine Journal: July 7 1961

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BH Photo #464858

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Mad Creek on Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad
Location
Muscatine, Muscatine County, Iowa
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Lost in the 1960s when the Corps of Engineers re-channeled Mad Creek
Railroads
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (CRIP (1866-1920); RI (1920-1975) ROCK (1975-1980))
- Interurban
- Muscatine & Iowa City Railway (M&IC)
Design
Timber stringer
Also called
RI - Mad Creek Bridge #1
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.43969, -91.04198   (decimal degrees)
41°26'23" N, 91°02'31" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/663577/4589418 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Muscatine
Inventory number
BH 66720 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 13, 2020: New photo from Melissa Brand-Welch

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