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B&SV - Des Moines River Bridge

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Photo taken by Jerry Huddleson

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Des Moines River on Boone & Scenic Valley Railroad
Location
Boone County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1915
Railroads
- Boone & Scenic Valley Railroad (B&SV; BSVX)
- Fort Dodge, Des Moines & Southern Railway (FDDM)
Design
Deck plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.12327, -93.93632   (decimal degrees)
42°07'24" N, 93°56'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/422605/4663887 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Boone West
Inventory number
BH 51834 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 4, 2015: Updated by Luke: Addded build date
  • April 11, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Fort Dodge, Des Moines & Southern Railroad"
  • March 23, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "Des Moines River", "Railroad", "Boone & Scenic Valley Railroad"

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