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CD&M - Mad Creek Bridge #1

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Photo taken by Oscar Grossheim. Image provided by Musser Public Library

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BH Photo #319598

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Quadrangular lattice through truss bridge over Mad Creek on Clinton, Davenport, & Muscatine Railway
Location
Muscatine, Muscatine County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1912; Abandoned in 1940; Removed 1968
Builder
- J. G. White Co.
Railroads
- Clinton, Davenport, & Muscatine Railway (CD&M)
- Davenport & Muscatine Railway (D&M)
- Interurban
- United Light & Railways (UL&R)
Design
Quadrangular lattice through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.42625, -91.03747   (decimal degrees)
41°25'34" N, 91°02'15" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/663987/4587934 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Muscatine
Inventory number
BH 66729 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 7, 2017: New photo from Luke
  • March 27, 2015: Added by Luke