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IAIS - Ripley Street Overpass

Photos 

Photo taken by John Marvig in December 2012

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BH Photo #245565

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Through Plate Girder bridge over Ripley Street on Iowa Interstate Railroad
Location
Davenport, Scott County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1902
Railroads
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (RI; CRIP; ROCK)
- Iowa Interstate Railroad (IAIS)
Design
Pony plate girder with I-Beam approaches
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 57.0 ft.
Total length: 90.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places in 1983
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.52460, -90.57851   (decimal degrees)
41°31'29" N, 90°34'43" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/702035/4599826 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Davenport East
Inventory numbers
NRHP 83004557 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
IA 3300 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 52370 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Average daily traffic (as of 1974)
7,000

Update Log 

  • September 27, 2017: New photos from John Marvig
  • February 4, 2014: Updated by Luke Harden: Merged NBI data.
  • July 27, 2013: New Street View added by Dave King
  • December 28, 2012: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • September 10, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added build date
  • May 5, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Iowa Interstate Railroad"

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