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Issued by the Chicago Great Western Railway Co.
Oelwein, Iowa

Vol. 12 Nos. 11 and 12 V. Allan Vaughn, Editor G.L. Vargason, Ass't Editor
November 1958

Two views of the Bear Creek Trestle

The Bear Creek Trestle

Two photo's of the old bridge over Bear Creek east of Altura, Minnesota on the Winona line, now abandoned. The last trip over the bridge with a train was in October 1933 with Conductor C. A. Smith. The Bridge was torn down in June of 1934. The photos are from page six of the November 1958 issue of the Safety News (nos. 11 & 12). The photo's are accredited to I. W. Hart, of Rochester, Minnesota.

Copyright 1998,99 Tom Tolstead