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Rock Island Old Stone Arch Nature Trail - Silver Creek Stone Arch Bridge

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Shelby Stone Arch

Looking West

Photo taken by John Marvig in October 2015

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Overview
Stone arch bridge over Silver Creek on Rock Island Old Stone Arch Nature Trail
Location
Shelby County, Iowa
Status
Open to pedestrians
History
Built 1883
Railroads
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (RI; CRIP; ROCK)
- Rail-to-trail
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Span length: 35.0 ft.
Total length: 35.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on July 15, 1998
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.52393, -95.43670   (decimal degrees)
41°31'26" N, 95°26'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/296693/4599788 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Shelby
Inventory numbers
NRHP 98000870 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 51658 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 19, 2017: New photos from John Marvig
  • September 14, 2016: New photos from John Marvig
  • October 21, 2015: New photos from John Marvig
  • June 9, 2013: Updated by John Marvig: Added Build Date and link
  • May 11, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added NHRP info
  • March 8, 2012: Added by Luke Harden

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