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DM&E - Bloody Run Creek #5

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DM&E Bloody Run Creek Bridge #17

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Photo taken by John Marvig in December 2014

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BH Photo #311366

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Description 

Larger Through Girder replaced an old Through Truss in the 1980s

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Bloody Run Creek on Dakota, Minnesota & Easterm Railway
Location
Clayton County, Iowa
Status
Open
History
Built Ca. 1985 using a relocated 1945 girder
Builder
- Bethlehem Steel Co. of Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
Railroads
- Canadian Pacific Railway (CP)
- Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (MILW; CMStP&P; CMStP)
- Dakota, Minnesota, & Eastern Railroad (DME)
- I&M Rail Link (IMRL)
- Iowa, Chicago & Eastern Railroad (ICE)
- Soo Line Railroad (SOO)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 110.0 ft.
Total length: 180.0 ft.
Also called
MILW Bridge #R-14
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.03910, -91.21743   (decimal degrees)
43°02'21" N, 91°13'03" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/645203/4766698 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Prairie du Chien
Inventory number
BH 54083 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 2, 2019: New photos from John Marvig
  • December 31, 2014: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • October 21, 2012: Added by Luke Harden

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