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DM&E - Rodgers Creek Bridge (West)

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DM&E Rodgers Creek Bridge

Looking West

Photo taken by John Marvig in November 2018

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BH Photo #440827

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Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Rodgers Creek on Dakota, Minnesota & Eastern Railroad
Location
Fort Atkinson, Winneshiek County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1937
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- Canadian Pacific Railway (CP)
- Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (MILW; CMStP&P; CMStP)
- Dakota, Minnesota, & Eastern Railroad (DME)
- I&M Rail Link (IMRL)
- Iowa, Chicago & Eastern Railroad (ICE)
- Soo Line Railroad (SOO)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 55.0 ft.
Total length: 165.0 ft.
Also called
MILW Bridge #R-152
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.14262, -91.94519   (decimal degrees)
43°08'33" N, 91°56'43" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/585776/4777192 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 83931 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 3, 2019: New photos from John Marvig
  • December 31, 2018: Added by John Marvig

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