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RI - Des Moines River Bridge (3rd)

Photo 

Photo provided by the Des Moines Public Library

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #396998

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Quadrangular lattice through truss bridge over Des Moines River on Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad
Location
Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1901; Replaced 1905
Builder
- Lassig Bridge & Iron Works of Chicago, Illinois
Railroad
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (RI; CRIP; ROCK)
Design
Quadrangular lattice through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.58468, -93.61621   (decimal degrees)
41°35'05" N, 93°36'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/448636/4603848 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 77917 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 18, 2017: Added by Luke

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