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BCRN - Cedar River Bridge (1882)

Photos 

Courtesy of the Muscatine Journal

View this photo at newspapers.com

BH Photo #501000

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Cedar River on Burlington, Cedar Rapids & Northern Railway
Location
Muscatine County, Iowa
Status
Destroyed by fire
History
Built 1882; Burned 1902; Replaced 1902/1903
Railroads
- Burlington, Cedar Rapids & Northern Railway (BCRN)
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (CRIP (1866-1920); RI (1920-1975) ROCK (1975-1980))
Design
Through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.47301, -91.21158   (decimal degrees)
41°28'23" N, 91°12'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/649331/4592811 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 93544 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 3, 2021: New photos from Luke

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