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Tatonka Ska Trace Trail - Little Ocheyedan River Bridge

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Little Ocheyedan River Trail Bridge

Looking East

Photo taken by John Marvig in November 2019

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BH Photo #461936

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned deck plate girder bridge over Little Ocheyedan River on Tatonka Ska Trace Trail
Location
Osceola County, Iowa
Status
Intact but closed to all traffic, trail deck added 2018-19
History
Built Ca. 1902, Abandoned 2004
Railroads
- Burlington, Cedar Rapids & Northern Railway (BCRN)
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (CRIP (1866-1920); RI (1920-1975) ROCK (1975-1980))
- Iowa Northwestern Railroad (IANW)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
2 x 40' Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 40.0 ft.
Total length: 80.0 ft.
Also called
IANW - Little Ocheyedan River Bridge
RI - Br.#2515
CNW - Little Ocheyedan River Bridge
RI - Little Ocheyedan River Bridge
UP - Little Ocheyedan River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.41395, -95.63872   (decimal degrees)
43°24'50" N, 95°38'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/286367/4810167 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Sibley East
Inventory number
BH 74794 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 4, 2019: New photos from John Marvig
  • November 29, 2018: Updated by Luke: Added trail name
  • December 15, 2016: Updated by Dylan VanAntwerp: Added categories "Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad", "Union Pacific Railroad", "Chicago & North Western Railway", "Iowa Northwestern Railroad", "railroad"

Sources 

  • Dylan VanAntwerp - dylan_vanantwerp [at] live [dot] com
  • Luke
  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com