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UP - Branch Buttrick Creek Arch

Photos 

UP Branch Buttrick Creek Arch

Overview

Photo taken by John Marvig in November 2017

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BH Photo #412609

Map 

Description 

Build date provided by C&NW bridge records at the Chicago & North Western Railway Historical Society archives

Facts 

Overview
Stone Arch bridge over Buttrick Creek on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Greene County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1898, Widened 1900
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Span length: 10.0 ft.
Total length: 10.0 ft.
Also called
C&NW Bridge #724
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.03109, -94.27491   (decimal degrees)
42°01'52" N, 94°16'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/394465/4654014 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Jefferson East
Inventory number
BH 55802 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 23, 2019: Updated by John Marvig: Added information from C&NW Bridge Records
  • December 2, 2017: New photos from John Marvig
  • March 16, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

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