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UP - Devils Hollow Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Carl Wycoff

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BH Photo #227355

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate and deck plate girder bridge over railroad & East Branch Indian Creek on railroad
Location
Story County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1899, Extended 1913
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (RI; CRIP; ROCK)
- St. Paul & Kansas City Short Line Railroad (StP&KCSL)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
1-70' Through Plate Girder
1-70' Deck Plate Girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 70.0 ft.
Total length: 140.0 ft.
Also called
UP - East Branch Indian Creek Bridge
CNW/RI - Overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.02190, -93.39215   (decimal degrees)
42°01'19" N, 93°23'32" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/467533/4652281 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Nevada
Inventory number
BH 51662 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 11, 2016: New photos from John Marvig
  • December 27, 2015: New photo from Charles Kuehn
  • December 23, 2015: New photos from Charles Kuehn
  • October 28, 2013: New Street View added by Luke Harden
  • January 28, 2013: Updated by John Marvig: Changed to local name
  • July 24, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Removed redundancy in railroad name in title
  • July 24, 2012: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • March 22, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "Union Pacific Railroad", "Chicago & North Western Railway"
  • March 12, 2012: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Added category "Railroad"
  • March 9, 2012: Added by Luke Harden

Sources 

  • Luke
  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Charles Kuehn