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UP - Bridge #61.77

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UP Bridge #61.77

Looking North

Photo taken by John Marvig in March 2020

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BH Photo #467962

Map 

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. (1,522)
Beam (15,804)
Built 1916 (697)
Built during 1910s (9,675)
Chicago & North Western Railway (1,408)
Deck girder (5,777)
Girder (10,299)
Iowa (6,528)
Open (39,979)
Owned by railroad (12,498)
Plate girder (7,983)
Railroad (15,601)
Span length 25-50 feet (15,709)
Steel stringer (6,285)
Total length 25-50 feet (11,214)
Union Pacific Railroad (2,375)
Wright County, Iowa (37)

Update Log 

  • March 17, 2020: New photos from John Marvig

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