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UP - 35th Street Overpass

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UP 35th Street Bridge

Overview

Photo taken by John Marvig in October 2019

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BH Photo #457786

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Description 

North end built 1900, other tracks may have been built at other times.

Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over 35th Street on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1900
Builder
- Lassig Bridge & Iron Works of Chicago, Illinois
Railroads
- BNSF Railway (BNSF)
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (CBQ)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 35.0 ft.
Total length: 105.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.24982, -95.90207   (decimal degrees)
41°14'59" N, 95°54'07" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/256841/4570552 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Omaha South
Inventory numbers
IA 503260 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 53143 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 13, 2019: New photos from John Marvig
  • February 1, 2014: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • December 16, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Merged NBI data.
  • August 11, 2012: Added by Luke Harden

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