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CBQ - K-Line Covered Bridge

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Skunk River on Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad
Location
Oakland Mills, Henry County, Iowa
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Built 1881; Removed 1932
Builder
- Charles Martin
Railroads
- Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (CBQ)
- St. Louis, Keokuk & Northwestern Railroad (StLK&NW)
Design
Through truss
Also called
K-Line Covered Bridge
K-Line - Skunk River Covered Bridge
CBQ - Skunk River Covered Bridge
StLK&N - Skunk River Covered Bridge
StLK&N - K-Line Covered Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.93700, -91.62079   (decimal degrees)
40°56'13" N, 91°37'15" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/616105/4532679 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Mount Pleasant
Inventory numbers
WGCB 15-44-04x (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 65751 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 28, 2015: Added by Luke