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FDDM - Lehigh Bridge

Photo 

Photo provided by Hank Zaletel

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BH Photo #246136

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Des Moines River on Fort Dodge, Des Moines & Southern Railway
Location
Lehigh, Webster County, Iowa
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1880
Railroads
- Crooked Creek Railroad & Coal Co. (CCR)
- Fort Dodge, Des Moines & Southern Railway (FDDM)
- Interurban
Design
Pratt through truss
Also called
FDDM - Des Moines River Bridge (Lehigh)
CCR - Des Moines River Bridge
Old Lehigh Railroad bridge
Crooked Creek Railroad & Coal Company Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.35957, -94.05024   (decimal degrees)
42°21'34" N, 94°03'01" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/413512/4690233 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lehigh
Inventory number
BH 54775 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 1, 2015: Updated by Luke: Added categories "Fort Dodge, Des Moines & Southern Railway", "Interurban"
  • October 24, 2013: New Street View added by Luke Harden
  • January 2, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added photograph.
  • December 4, 2012: Updated by Don Morrison: Added categories "Railroad", "Des Moines River"

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