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CBQ - Elkhorn River Bridge

Facts 

Overview
Lost Deck plate girders bridge over Elkhorn River on Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad
Location
Douglas County, Nebraska
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Built 1917; Removed 1927
Railroad
- Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (CBQ)
Design
2 50' Deck plate girders
1 100' Deck plate girder
1 105' Deck plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.19539, -96.30515   (decimal degrees)
41°11'43" N, 96°18'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/725981/4563949 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Wann
Land survey
T. 14 N., R. 10 E., Sec. 9
Elevation
1110 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 79302 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1917 (672)
Built during 1910s (10,235)
Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (619)
Deck girder (6,599)
Douglas County, Nebraska (88)
Girder (11,641)
Lost (31,792)
Lost 1927 (126)
Lost during 1920s (903)
Nebraska (1,747)
Plate girder (9,152)
Railroad (16,990)

Update Log 

  • November 8, 2017: Updated by Luke: Addded dimensions
  • November 4, 2017: Added by Daniel Barnes

Sources 

  • Daniel Barnes
  • Luke