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RI/DCI Overpass

Photos 

Culvert allowing the creek to flow. The area is extremely overgrown & difficult to access.

Photo taken by Daniel Barnes in May 2017

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BH Photo #416678

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Des Moines & Central Iowa Railway on Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad
Location
Polk County, Iowa
Status
Filled in
History
Built ?; Removed and filled in during the late 80s/early 90s
Railroads
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (RI; CRIP; ROCK)
- Des Moines & Central Iowa Railway (DCI; DMCI)
Design
Deck plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.63889, -93.58577   (decimal degrees)
41°38'20" N, 93°35'09" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/451214/4609849 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Des Moines NE
Inventory number
BH 75595 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 20, 2018: New photos from Daniel Barnes
  • February 12, 2017: Added by Luke

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