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Cowboy Trail - Black Bridge

Photos 

File:Cowboy Trail Elkhorn R xing W of Broken Bridge Rd 1.JPG

Photo taken by Wikipedia user Ammodramus

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BH Photo #274827

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Quadrangular lattice through truss bridge over Elkhorn River on Cowboy Trail
Location
Madison County, Nebraska
Status
Replaced by a new bridge after collapsing during a flood.
History
Collapsed by a flood in 2010, Dismantled & scrapped 2011
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Rail-to-trail
Design
Quadrangular lattice through truss
Also called
Cowboy Trail - Broken Bridge
CNW - Black Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.00912, -97.48485   (decimal degrees)
42°00'33" N, 97°29'05" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/625465/4651899 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Norfolk
Inventory number
BH 49053 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 18, 2014: Photo imported by Dave King
  • August 15, 2012: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Added category "Railroad"
  • July 5, 2011: Added by Luke Harden

Sources 

  • Luke