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Golden Spike Monument

South 21st Street and 9th Avenue, Council Bluffs, IA
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Waste

A giant concrete spike the has nothing to do with the REAL golden spike (in Utah?). It is also... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2017
Jason T
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golden spike

Its a nice memorial to the railroad but nothing to do other than see the spike,. There are no... read more

Reviewed 20 June 2017
cheryldZ1448VN
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20 Jun 2017
“golden spike”
12 Aug 2017
“Waste”
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South 21st Street and 9th Avenue, Council Bluffs, IA
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Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

A giant concrete spike the has nothing to do with the REAL golden spike (in Utah?). It is also located in a crappy park in the middle of nowhere with a port a potty.

Thank Jason T
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Its a nice memorial to the railroad but nothing to do other than see the spike,. There are no swings or play area. THere is a picnic table there.

Thank cheryldZ1448VN
Reviewed 12 May 2017

This 56 foot golden concrete spike was erected in 1939 with the premiere of the film "Union Pacific." It commemorates the junction of the Union Pacific and Central Pacific rail lines at the Promontory Summit in Utah on May 10, 1869. This spot commemorates "Mile...More

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