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IARR - Natural Stream Bridge

Photo 

Photo taken by Hank Zaletel

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs (CC BY-NC-ND)

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BH Photo #236309

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned timber Stringer bridge over a Natural Stream on Iowa River Rail Trail (Planned)
Location
Hardin County, Iowa
Status
Derelict/abandoned
Future prospects
Awaiting conversion for trail usage as part of the Iowa River Rail Trail
History
Abandoned 2012
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Iowa River Railroad (IARR)
- Minneapolis & St. Louis Railway (M&StL; MSTL)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Timber stringer
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.28419, -93.08123   (decimal degrees)
42°17'03" N, 93°04'52" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/493303/4681333 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Eldora
Inventory number
BH 49350 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 2, 2012: Updated by John Marvig: Corrected design
  • July 26, 2012: Photo imported by Luke Harden
  • March 26, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "Chicago & North Western Railway", "Minneapolis and St. Louis Railway", "Iowa River Railroad"
  • August 16, 2011: New Street View added by Luke Harden
  • August 15, 2011: Added by Luke Harden

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