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Old US63 Overpass

Photo 

From Iowa DOT historic archives

View looks to the southwest

License: Released into public domain

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BH Photo #345574

Map 

Description 

Wabash Railroad Bridge #2196A

Facts 

Overview
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Wabash Railroad on Old Hwy 63
Location
Wapello County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a fill once railroad removed
History
Removed account of line abandonment 1982
Railroads
- Norfolk & Western Railway (N&W)
- Wabash Railroad (WAB)
Design
Timber stringer
Dimensions
Total length: 163.0 ft.
Deck width: 10.0 ft.
Also called
Wabash Railroad Bridge #2196A
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.91906, -92.41902   (decimal degrees)
40°55'09" N, 92°25'08" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/548921/4529934 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 70525 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 13, 2016: Added by Tim Courtney