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IAIS - Bureau Creek Bridge (S)

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in January 2012

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BH Photo #224176

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Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Big Bureau Creek on Iowa Interstate RR (former Rock Island) S. of Bureau Junction
Location
Bureau Junction, Bureau County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (CRIP (1866-1920); RI (1920-1975) ROCK (1975-1980))
- Iowa Interstate Railroad (IAIS)
- Iowa Railroad (IRRC)
Design
Pony/through plate girder
Dimensions
Total length: 220.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.27799, -89.38312   (decimal degrees)
41°16'41" N, 89°22'59" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/300413/4572357 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Princeton South
Inventory number
BH 50571 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 27, 2013: New Street View added by Brent Tindall
  • January 31, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Iowa Interstate Railroad"
  • January 31, 2012: New photos from Steve Conro
  • December 17, 2011: Updated by Frank Hicks: Added GPS coordinates
  • December 17, 2011: Added by Steve Conro

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