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UP - Cedar River Bridge

Photos 

Side view of the bridge

Photo taken in September 2010 by Jason Smith

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BH Photo #178609

Map 

Street Views 

Facts 

Overview
Pratt through truss bridge over Cedar River on Chicago and Northwestern Railroad (now UPRR)
Location
Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
1898; survived the Great Flood of 2008 with minor damages
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 155.0 ft.
Total length: 755.0 ft.
Also called
CNW - Cedar River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.98270, -91.67380   (decimal degrees)
41°58'58" N, 91°40'26" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/609863/4648706 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cedar Rapids South
Inventory number
BH 46278 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 9, 2018: New photos from John Marvig
  • October 1, 2013: Photo imported by Dave King
  • August 14, 2013: New photos from John Marvig
  • December 28, 2012: New photos from John Marvig
  • October 1, 2012: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • February 17, 2011: New Street View added by Jason Smith
  • September 20, 2010: Added by Jason Smith

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