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UP - Bridge #61.77

Photos 

UP Bridge #61.77

Looking North

Photo taken by John Marvig in March 2020

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BH Photo #467962

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Farm Road and Br. Boone River on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Wright County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1916
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 28.0 ft.
Total length: 47.0 ft.
Also called
C&NW Bridge #724
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.81411, -93.96521   (decimal degrees)
42°48'51" N, 93°57'55" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/421090/4740624 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 88553 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

American Bridge Co. (1,681)
Beam (17,114)
Built 1916 (732)
Built during 1910s (10,078)
Chicago & North Western Railway (1,453)
Deck girder (6,402)
Girder (11,350)
Iowa (6,818)
Open (41,207)
Owned by railroad (13,731)
Plate girder (8,879)
Railroad (16,666)
Span length 25-50 feet (16,357)
Steel stringer (6,808)
Total length 25-50 feet (11,618)
Union Pacific Railroad (2,484)
Wright County, Iowa (37)

Update Log 

  • March 17, 2020: New photos from John Marvig

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