Rating:
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Union Station

Photos 

Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

BH Photo #254049

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Des Moines River on Railroads/Passenger Station
Location
Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa
Status
Never built
Builder
- C.E. Eastman of Des Moines, Iowa (Architect)
Railroads
- Chicago Great Western Railway (CGW)
- Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (CBQ)
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (CRIP (1866-1920); RI (1920-1975) ROCK (1975-1980))
- Wabash Railroad (WAB)
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.60054, -93.60911   (decimal degrees)
41°36'02" N, 93°36'33" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/449240/4605605 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Des Moines SE
Inventory number
BH 56269 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 22, 2017: New photo from Luke
  • May 17, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

Sources 

  • Luke

Comments 

Union Station (Unbuilt)
Posted May 17, 2013, by Luke Harden (lukemh9 [at] gmail [dot] com)

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