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Dumfries Avenue Bridge

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Old Dumfries Ave. bridge over Wabash Trace Nature Trail

Old bridge; replaced 2012 by a concrete tunnel. Officially known as Wabash Railroad Bridge #1284A.

Tom Winfield at tomwinfield.com

View this photo at naugabike.blogspot.com

BH Photo #308945

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Overview
Timber stringer bridge over Wabash Trace Natural Trail on Dumfries Avenue
Location
Pottawattamie County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1902; Abandoned 1984; Converted to trail ?; Replaced by a new concrete arch/tunnel in 2012
Railroad
- Wabash Railroad (WAB)
Design
Timber stringer
Dimensions
Total length: 78.0 ft.
Deck width: 16.8 ft.
Also called
Wabash Railroad Bridge #1284A
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.18717, -95.73808   (decimal degrees)
41°11'14" N, 95°44'17" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/270364/4563150 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Mineola
Inventory number
BH 64237 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 24, 2014: Updated by James Holzmeier: Added categories "Wabash Railroad", "Wabash Trace Nature Trail"

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