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RI - Monks Creek Bridge

Map 

Description 

Total length is approximate.

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned TPG bridge over Monks Creek on abandoned railroad (former RI)
Location
Van Buren County, Iowa
Status
Derelict/abandoned
History
Abandoned 1980
Railroads
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (RI; CRIP; ROCK)
- Keokuk & Des Moines Railway (K&DM)
Design
1 Sp. 66' Through Plate Girder
2 Panel Open Deck Pile Trestle
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 66.0 ft.
Total length: 96.0 ft.
Also called
RI Br. #198
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.54451, -91.62188   (decimal degrees)
40°32'40" N, 91°37'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/616697/4489107 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 74233 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 2, 2016: Updated by Dylan VanAntwerp: Added category "Keokuk & Des Moines Railway"
  • November 1, 2016: Updated by Dylan VanAntwerp: Added categories "Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad", "railroad"

Sources 

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