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RI - Sugar Creek Bridge (Old)

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RI - Sugar Creek Bridge

The Gazette: June 1 1941

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BH Photo #465021

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Quadrangular lattice through truss bridge over Sugar Creek on Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad
Location
Muscatine County, Iowa
Status
Destroyed by flooding
History
Destroyed by flash flood 1944 and replaced.
Railroad
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (CRIP (1866-1920); RI (1920-1975) ROCK (1975-1980))
Design
Quadrangular lattice through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.57776, -91.06559   (decimal degrees)
41°34'40" N, 91°03'56" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/661261/4604703 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 87819 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 20, 2020: New photo from Luke
  • January 16, 2020: New photos from Melissa Brand-Welch

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Sources 

  • Luke
  • Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com