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UP - Buckeye Creek Stone Arch

Photos 

UP Stone Arch

Unfortunately this photo didn't turn out so well. From the road it seemed to have a date but I could not make it out. View of north side. Taken June 11, 2013

Photo taken by Dave King

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BH Photo #256082

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Buckeye Creek on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Belle Plaine, Benton County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built July 1888
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Span length: 23.0 ft.
Total length: 23.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.89823, -92.23748   (decimal degrees)
41°53'54" N, 92°14'15" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/563250/4638758 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Keystone South
Inventory number
BH 56590 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 7, 2017: New photos from John Marvig
  • April 17, 2015: New photos from Dave King
  • June 12, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added stream name
  • June 12, 2013: Added by Dave King

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