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CNW - Wolf Creek Bridge

Map 

Description 

Total length approximate

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pony/through girder bridge over Wolf Creek on former CNW RR
Location
Tama County, Iowa
Status
Demolished
History
Abandoned and removed 1975
Railroad
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
Design
1 x 70' TPG
25 Sp. Pile Bridge
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 75.0 ft.
Total length: 425.0 ft.
Also called
CNW Bridge No. 885.9
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.21225, -92.45540   (decimal degrees)
42°12'44" N, 92°27'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/544951/4673486 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 80625 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Beam (13,398)
Chicago & North Western Railway (1,232)
Girder (8,713)
Iowa (6,027)
Lost (20,246)
Lost 1975 (50)
Lost during 1970s (440)
Owned by railroad (10,647)
Railroad (13,998)
Span length 75-100 feet (6,020)
Tama County, Iowa (100)
Through girder (3,225)
Timber stringer (3,495)
Total length 250-500 feet (4,775)

Update Log 

  • February 26, 2018: Added by Dylan VanAntwerp

Sources 

  • Dylan VanAntwerp - dylan_vanantwerp [at] live [dot] com