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UP - White Breast Creek Bridge

Photos 

Looking East

Photo taken by Daniel Barnes in February 2017

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BH Photo #377685

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Bridge over White Breast Creek on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Marion County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built Ca. 1912 during construction of route
Railroads
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (CRIP (1866-1920); RI (1920-1975) ROCK (1975-1980))
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Deck plate girder main span with timber stringer approaches
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 110.0 ft.
Total length: 239.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.27811, -93.23622   (decimal degrees)
41°16'41" N, 93°14'10" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/480217/4569657 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Knoxville SW
Inventory number
BH 75436 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 25, 2019: New photos from John Marvig
  • February 2, 2017: Updated by Andy Winegar: Added category "Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad"
  • February 2, 2017: New photos from Daniel Barnes
  • February 1, 2017: Added by Daniel Barnes

Sources 

  • Daniel Barnes
  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com