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CN - Tiny Trestle

Photos 

North View

From Old Hwy 20 (Dubuque Rd)

Photo taken by Dylan VanAntwerp in March 2013

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BH Photo #251098

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Timber stringer bridge over drainage ditch on Canadian National Railway
Location
Black Hawk County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1946
Railroads
- Canadian National Railway (CN)
- Chicago, Central & Pacific Railroad (CC)
- Illinois Central Railroad (IC; ICG (1972-1988))
Design
7'H x 14'L Ballasted Deck Pile Trestle
Dimensions
Total length: 14.0 ft.
Also called
IC - Tiny Trestle
IC Br. W 268.2
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.46931, -92.20068   (decimal degrees)
42°28'10" N, 92°12'02" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/565709/4702194 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Gilbertville
Inventory number
BH 55864 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 6, 2013: Updated by Dylan VanAntwerp: Added info from IC track chart
  • August 9, 2013: New Street View added by Dave King
  • March 22, 2013: Updated by Dylan VanAntwerp: Added category "Ballasted Deck"

Sources 

  • Dylan VanAntwerp - dylan_vanantwerp [at] live [dot] com
  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com