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IAIS - Indian Creek Bridge

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IAIS Indian Creek Bridge

Looking West

Photo taken by John Marvig in October 2015

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BH Photo #340082

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Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Indian Creek on Iowa Interstate Railroad
Location
Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1899
Builder
- Lassig Bridge & Iron Works of Chicago, Illinois
Railroads
- BNSF Railway (BNSF)
- Canadian National Railway (CN)
- Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (MILW; CMStP&P; CMStP)
- Iowa Interstate Railroad (IAIS)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Span length: 48.0 ft.
Total length: 48.0 ft.
Also called
UP - Indian Creek Bridge
CN - Indian Creek Bridge
MILW - Indian Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.24977, -95.86472   (decimal degrees)
41°14'59" N, 95°51'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/259970/4570442 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Council Bluffs South
Inventory number
BH 53141 (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 information
  • November 2, 2013: New Street View added by Luke Harden
  • August 13, 2012: Photo imported by Luke Harden
  • August 11, 2012: Added by Luke Harden

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