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BNSF - Mosquito Creek Bridge #10

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BNSF Mosquito Creek Bridge #10

West Abutment

Photo taken by John Marvig in January 2017

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BH Photo #380191

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Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Mosquito Creek on BNSF Railway
Location
Pottawattamie County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1934
Builder
- McClintic-Marshall Co. of Chicago, Illinois & Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Railroads
- BNSF Railway (BNSF)
- Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (MILW; CMStP&P; CMStP)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 80.0 ft.
Total length: 242.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.28660, -95.79804   (decimal degrees)
41°17'12" N, 95°47'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/265690/4574349 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Council Bluffs North
Inventory number
BH 53684 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 24, 2017: New photos from John Marvig
  • January 31, 2014: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • September 27, 2012: Added by Luke Harden

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