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IAIS - Little Fourmile Creek Arch

Photos 

Altoona Stone Arch

West Wall

Photo taken by John Marvig in October 2018

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BH Photo #437515

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Little Fourmile Creek on Iowa Interstate Railroad
Location
Altoona, Polk County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
Railroads
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (RI; CRIP; ROCK)
- Iowa Interstate Railroad (IAIS)
Design
Stone arch
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.64598, -93.47675   (decimal degrees)
41°38'46" N, 93°28'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/460298/4610581 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 83182 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Altoona, Iowa (6)
Arch (11,358)
Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (972)
Deck arch (10,607)
Iowa (6,021)
Iowa Interstate Railroad (179)
Open (37,685)
Owned by railroad (10,595)
Polk County, Iowa (256)
Railroad (13,956)
Stone arch (2,723)

Update Log 

  • October 31, 2018: New photos from John Marvig
  • October 28, 2018: Updated by Luke: Added type per field visit by John.
  • October 21, 2018: Added by Luke

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