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RI - Comstock Creek Trestle

Map 

Description 

Total length is approximate

Facts 

Overview
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Comstock Creek on abandoned railroad (former RI)
Location
Wapello County, Iowa
Status
Demolished due to Hwy 63 four lane project
History
Abandoned 1980, removed ca. 2000
Railroad
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (RI; CRIP; ROCK)
Design
9 Panel Pile Trestle
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 15.0 ft.
Total length: 135.0 ft.
Also called
RI Br. #841
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.09657, -92.51814   (decimal degrees)
41°05'48" N, 92°31'05" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/540466/4549588 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 74260 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 3, 2016: Updated by Dylan VanAntwerp: Added categories "Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad", "railroad"

Sources 

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