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4 votes

UP - W. Indian Creek Bridge (N)

Photos 

Photo taken by Carl Wycoff

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #249421

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Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Stone Arch bridge over West Indian Creek on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Nevada, Story County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1899
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Span length: 36.0 ft.
Total length: 36.0 ft.
Also called
CNW - West Indian Creek Arch Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.02623, -93.47041   (decimal degrees)
42°01'34" N, 93°28'13" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/461057/4652795 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Nevada
Inventory number
BH 55587 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (6,181)
Arch (11,190)
Built 1899 (305)
Built during 1890s (2,459)
Chicago & North Western Railway (1,094)
Deck arch (10,429)
Have street view (22,042)
Iowa (5,781)
Nevada, Iowa (6)
Open (36,528)
Owned by railroad (9,804)
Railroad (13,078)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,549)
Stone arch (2,647)
Story County, Iowa (145)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,838)
Union Pacific Railroad (1,916)

Update Log 

  • October 11, 2016: New photos from John Marvig
  • September 2, 2014: New photo from Lee Smith
  • October 28, 2013: New Street View added by Luke Harden
  • February 22, 2013: New photos from Luke Harden
  • February 18, 2013: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • February 18, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

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