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Wabash - Fox River Trestle

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Description 

Wabash Railroad Bridge #2157

Facts 

Overview
Lost I-beam stringer bridge over unknown tributary of Fox River on former N&W/Wabash RR
Location
Davis County, Iowa
Status
Demolished
History
Removed account of line abandonment 1982
Railroads
- Norfolk & Western Railway (NW)
- Wabash Railroad (WAB)
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 22.0 ft.
Total length: 67.6 ft.
Deck width: 10.0 ft.
Also called
Wabash Railroad Bridge #2157
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.77329, -92.42461   (decimal degrees)
40°46'24" N, 92°25'29" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/548557/4513749 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bloomfield North
Inventory number
BH 56045 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Beam (16,318)
Built 1936 (1,178)
Built during 1930s (11,951)
Davis County, Iowa (76)
Iowa (6,683)
Lost (26,835)
Lost 1982 (111)
Lost during 1980s (1,461)
Norfolk & Western Railway (617)
Owned by railroad (13,089)
Railroad (16,166)
Span length under 25 feet (6,972)
Steel stringer (6,533)
Total length 50-75 feet (9,417)
Wabash Railroad (590)

Update Log 

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

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