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Abandoned RI - Indian Creek Bridge

Photos 

Indian Creek Railroad Bridge #8

Photo taken by John Marvig in October 2015

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BH Photo #340085

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned pony/through plate girder bridge over Indian Creek on Railroad
Location
Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie County, Iowa
Status
Abandoned
History
Built 1899
Builder
- Lassig Bridge & Iron Works of Chicago, Illinois
Railroad
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (RI; CRIP; ROCK)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Span length: 52.0 ft.
Total length: 52.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.25016, -95.86472   (decimal degrees)
41°15'01" N, 95°51'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/259972/4570486 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Council Bluffs North
Inventory number
BH 53137 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 1, 2017: New photos from John Marvig
  • October 20, 2015: New photos from John Marvig
  • January 31, 2014: Updated by John Marvig: Added dimensions
  • August 11, 2012: Added by Luke Harden

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