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UP - Prairie Creek Bridge #4

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UP Prairie Creek Bridge #3

View east from the west end.

Photo taken by Dave King; Taken June 18, 2013

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BH Photo #256811

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Prairie Creek on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1906
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 240.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.93581, -91.70277   (decimal degrees)
41°56'09" N, 91°42'10" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/607542/4643462 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cedar Rapids South
Inventory number
BH 54701 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 19, 2013: New Street View added by Luke Harden
  • August 7, 2013: Updated by John Marvig: Added Dimensions, Corrected # of Spans
  • June 19, 2013: Updated by Dave King: Added builder, date & photos
  • November 30, 2012: Added by Luke Harden

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