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WAB - Soap Creek Bottoms Trestle

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Facts 

Overview
Lost I-beam bridge over Soap Creek Bottoms on former N&W/Wabash RR
Location
Davis County, Iowa
Status
Demolished
History
Removed account of line abandonment 1982
Railroads
- Norfolk & Western Railway (NW)
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- Wabash Railroad (WAB)
Design
6 x 12 ft & 6 x 14 ft I-beam stringers on wooden pile bents.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 14.0 ft.
Total length: 154.5 ft.
Deck width: 10.0 ft.
Also called
Wabash Railroad Bridge #2184
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.87831, -92.42638   (decimal degrees)
40°52'42" N, 92°25'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/548331/4525406 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Ottumwa South
Inventory number
BH 56039 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 16, 2013: Updated by Dylan VanAntwerp: Added categories "Wabash Railroad", "Norfolk & Western Railway", "railroad"

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