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IAIS - 80th Street Overpass

Photos 

Photo taken by Bill Dunbar

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BH Photo #231310

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over 80th Street on Iowa Interstate Railroad
Location
Polk County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1901
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York (Lassig Branch)
Railroads
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (CRIP (1866-1920); RI (1920-1975) ROCK (1975-1980))
- Iowa Interstate Railroad (IAIS)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 70.0 ft.
Total length: 130.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.66093, -93.44495   (decimal degrees)
41°39'39" N, 93°26'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/462954/4612226 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Altoona
Inventory number
BH 52377 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 19, 2017: New photos from John Marvig
  • April 25, 2014: New photos from John Marvig
  • April 4, 2014: New Street View added by Luke Harden
  • October 14, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Corrected name & railroad
  • May 5, 2012: Added by Luke Harden

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