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MILW - Scandia Bridge (1909)

Description 

One span of the bridge was reused at T-618 (Canton, S. Dakota).

Information comes from the Milwaukee Road Archives at the Milwaukee Central Library.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Des Moines River on Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway
Location
Dallas County, Iowa
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Built 1909; Replaced 1914
Railroad
- Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (MILW)
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 135.0 ft.
Also called
MILW Bridge #Z-1154
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.84612, -93.83888   (decimal degrees)
41°50'46" N, 93°50'20" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/430358/4633031 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 97796 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 8, 2022: Added by John Marvig

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