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IAIS - Tributary of Fourmile Creek Arch

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IAIS Branch Fourmile Creek Bridge

Overview. Ancient Stone Arch is visible from US-65

Photo taken by John Marvig in April 2017

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BH Photo #386320

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Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Tributary of Fourmile Creek on Iowa Interstate Railroad
Location
Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built Ca. 1867
Railroads
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (RI; CRIP; ROCK)
- Iowa Interstate Railroad (IAIS)
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Span length: 4.0 ft.
Total length: 4.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.61948, -93.49510   (decimal degrees)
41°37'10" N, 93°29'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/458753/4607647 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Rising Sun
Inventory number
BH 76543 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 12, 2017: Added by John Marvig

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