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UP - S. Fork Lizard Creek Bridge

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UP S. Fork Lizard Creek Bridge

Overview. Writing in upper left corner says "45' From IA #1662"

Photo taken by John Marvig in March 2019

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BH Photo #445143

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Description 

Deck Girder span relocated from Bridge #1662 near Kingsley, Iowa; which was removed upon abandonment in 1965.

Facts 

Overview
Deck Plate girder bridge over S. Branch Lizard Creek on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Webster County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built Ca. 1905 in Western Iowa, relocated here Ca. 1965
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Minneapolis & St. Louis Railway (MSTL)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 45.0 ft.
Total length: 167.0 ft.
Also called
C&NW Bridge #49
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.47281, -94.29174   (decimal degrees)
42°28'22" N, 94°17'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/393815/4703081 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 84724 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 27, 2019: New photos from John Marvig
  • March 23, 2019: Added by John Marvig

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