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RI - Wolf Creek Bridge

Photo 

Photo provided by Hank Zaletel

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BH Photo #246140

Map 

Description 

The 1973 RI track chart omits this bridge's number, type, and dimensions.

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned deck plate girder bridge over Wolf Creek on Railroad
Location
Traer, Tama County, Iowa
Status
Abandoned
History
Abandoned 1980
Railroads
- Burlington, Cedar Rapids & Northern Railway (BCRN)
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (RI; CRIP; ROCK)
Design
Deck plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.19383, -92.47601   (decimal degrees)
42°11'38" N, 92°28'34" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/543263/4671429 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Traer
Inventory number
BH 55081 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 19, 2016: Updated by Dylan VanAntwerp: Added category "Burlington, Cedar Rapids & Northern Railway"
  • January 2, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

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