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RI - Lexington Creek Trestle

Map 

Description 

Total length is approximate

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned timber stringer bridge over Lexington Creek on abandoned railroad (former RI)
Location
Van Buren County, Iowa
Status
Derelict/abandoned
History
Abandoned 1980
Railroad
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (RI; CRIP; ROCK)
Design
9 Panel Open Deck Pile Trestle
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 15.0 ft.
Total length: 135.0 ft.
Also called
RI Br. #368
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.70148, -91.82192   (decimal degrees)
40°42'05" N, 91°49'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/599525/4506286 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bonaparte
Inventory number
BH 74275 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 4, 2016: Added by Dylan VanAntwerp

Sources 

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