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CBQ - South Avery Creek Bridge (Old)

Photos 

Published prior to 1923

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BH Photo #388191

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over South Avery Creek on Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad
Location
Chillicothe, Wapello County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1885; replaced 1897
Railroad
- Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (CBQ)
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 88.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.08369, -92.52440   (decimal degrees)
41°05'01" N, 92°31'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/539948/4548156 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Chillicothe
Inventory number
BH 76800 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 27, 2017: Added by Dave King

Related Bridges 

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com

Comments 

CBQ - South Avery Creek Bridge (Old)
Posted April 28, 2017, by Dave King (DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Good find John.

CBQ - South Avery Creek Bridge (Old)
Posted April 27, 2017, by John Marvig (marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com)

Dave,

Thanks for posting this bridge. I found a likely location where one of the spans was relocated to:

http://bridgehunter.com/mo/worth/21067/