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CNW - Bridge #S-1662

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C&NW Bridge #S-1662

Overview

Photo taken by John Marvig in September 2021

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BH Photo #508389

Description 

Sent to S. Branch Lizard Creek Bridge near Tara, Iowa upon abandonment. Located in IA Val Section 10.

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate plate girder bridge over Tributary of West Fork Little Sioux River on Chicago & North Western Railway
Location
Plymouth County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1910; Removed Ca. 1965
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroad
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Span length: 45.0 ft.
Total length: 45.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.56638, -96.00435   (decimal degrees)
42°33'59" N, 96°00'16" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/745890/4717014 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 84725 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

American Bridge Co. (1,690)
Built 1910 (1,231)
Built during 1910s (10,120)
Chicago & North Western Railway (1,454)
Deck girder (6,455)
Girder (11,429)
Iowa (6,830)
Lost (30,546)
Owned by railroad (13,832)
Plate girder (8,954)
Plymouth County, Iowa (52)
Railroad (16,779)
Relocated (1,065)
Replaced by new bridge (20,792)
Span length 25-50 feet (16,382)
Total length 25-50 feet (11,630)

Update Log 

  • September 28, 2021: New photos from John Marvig
  • March 23, 2019: Added by John Marvig

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