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3 Rivers Trail Overpass

Photos 

Trail over Trail Bridge

Looking East

Photo taken by John Marvig in August 2013

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BH Photo #263381

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Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over 3 Rivers Trail on 3 Rivers Trail
Location
Humboldt, Humboldt County, Iowa
Status
Open to pedestrians
History
Built 1917
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Minneapolis & St. Louis Railway (M&StL; MSTL)
- Rail-to-trail
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Span length: 90.0 ft.
Total length: 90.0 ft.
Also called
CNW/M&StL Overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.73093, -94.20866   (decimal degrees)
42°43'51" N, 94°12'31" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/401054/4731643 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Humboldt
Inventory number
BH 55757 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 16, 2013: New photos from John Marvig
  • August 13, 2013: Updated by John Marvig: Added dimensions
  • August 12, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added build date & builder.
  • March 9, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

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