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UP - Hardin Creek Bridge

Map 

Description 

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

Facts 

Overview
Deck Plate Bridge over Hardin Creek on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Greene County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1887, Widened 1901
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 65.0 ft.
Total length: 130.0 ft.
Also called
C&NW Bridge #732
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.02493, -94.34951   (decimal degrees)
42°01'30" N, 94°20'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/388279/4653425 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Jefferson East
Inventory number
BH 75793 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 23, 2019: Updated by John Marvig: Added information from C&NW Bridge Records
  • November 29, 2018: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • February 24, 2017: Added by Daniel Barnes

Sources 

  • Daniel Barnes
  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com