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RI - Gates Trestle

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned timber stringer bridge over unnamed 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
6 Panel Open Deck Pile Trestle
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 15.0 ft.
Total length: 90.0 ft.
Also called
RI - Br. #502
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.80513, -92.01440   (decimal degrees)
40°48'18" N, 92°00'52" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/583134/4517592 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 74293 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 5, 2016: Added by Dylan VanAntwerp

Sources 

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