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IAIS - Raccoon River Tributary Bridge

Photos 

Looking North

Photo taken by Daniel Barnes in March 2017

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BH Photo #381116

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Raccoon River tributary on Iowa Interstate Railroad
Location
West Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
Builder
- Lassig Bridge & Iron Works of Chicago, Illinois
Railroads
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (RI; CRIP; ROCK)
- Iowa Interstate Railroad (IAIS)
Design
Steel stringer
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.53828, -93.77323   (decimal degrees)
41°32'18" N, 93°46'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/435501/4598802 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 75659 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 2, 2017: Updated by Luke: Added builder based off of plaque design.
  • March 2, 2017: Updated by Andy Winegar: Added categories "Iowa Interstate Railroad", "Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad"
  • March 2, 2017: New photos from Daniel Barnes
  • February 16, 2017: Added by Daniel Barnes

Sources 

  • Daniel Barnes
  • Luke