Raccoon River

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18th Street Bridge (Polk County, Iowa)
Replaced 1936
Parker through truss over Raccoon River on 18th Street (Now renamed Fleur Drive.)
Replaced by a new bridge

370th Street Bridge (Old) (Calhoun County, Iowa)
Replaced 1987
Lost Through truss bridge over Raccoon River on 370th Avenue
Replaced by a new bridge

370th Street Bridge (Older) (Calhoun County, Iowa)
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Raccoon River on 370th Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Adel Bridge (Dallas County, Iowa)
Built 1882 by the King Bridge Co.
Two-span through truss bridge over North Raccoon River on River Street in Adel
Closed to all traffic

Adkins Bridge (Greene County, Iowa)
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Raccoon River on E 57 Road
Replaced by a new bridge

BNSF - Middle Raccoon River Bridge (Carroll County, Iowa)
Deck plate girder bridge over Middle Raccoon River/Trail on Railroad
Open to traffic

Booneville Bridge (Dallas County, Iowa)
Lost Truss bridge over Raccoon River on Road
Removed

CGW - Raccoon River Trestle (Carroll County, Iowa)
Abandoned timber stringer bridge over Middle Branch Raccoon River on Railroad
Abandoned

CN - North Raccoon River Bridge (Buena Vista County, Iowa)
Built 1901; approaches destroyed by a derailment in 1953 and rebuilt
Deck plate girder bridge over North Raccoon River on Canadian National Railway
Open to traffic

CNW - North Raccoon River Bridge (Greene County, Iowa)
Built 1893 in a line change, replaced 1929
Lost Lattice deck truss bridge over North Raccoon River on Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

CNW - North Raccoon River Bridge (Buena Vista County, Iowa)
Abandoned ca. 1936
Abandoned stringer bridge over North Raccoon River & Marathon Poland Park Road on Abandoned Chicago & North Western Railway
Derelict/abandoned

CNW - Raccoon River Bridge (Calhoun County, Iowa)
Built 1902; Removed in the 1970s
Lost Quadrangular lattice through truss bridge over Raccoon River on Chicago & North Western Railway
Removed

Commerce Bridge (Polk County, Iowa)
Destroyed 1965
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Raccoon River on Commerce Drive
Destroyed by flooding

Coon Rapids Bowstring (Carroll County, Iowa)
Lost Bowstring through truss bridge over Middle Raccoon River on Main Street
Replaced by a new bridge

DMU - Raccoon River Bridge (Polk County, Iowa)
Removed 2005
Lost Through truss bridge over Raccoon River on Railroad
Removed

East Bridge (Sac County, Iowa)
Lost Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Raccoon River on Main Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Eureka Bridge (Greene County, Iowa)
Built 1912; rehabilitated 1923; Due for major renovation
Arch bridge over Raccoon River on a local road
Open to traffic

Eureka Mill Bridge (Greene County, Iowa)
Destroyed by Flooding in 1912
Lost Bridge over Raccoon River on Road
Destroyed by flooding

Fleur Drive Bridge (Polk County, Iowa)
Built 1936; rehabilitated 1990
Haunched deck plate girder bridge over Raccoon River & Railroad on Fleur Drive
Open to traffic

Green Bridge (Polk County, Iowa)
Built 1898; closed to traffic in 1993; rehabilitated 1998 for pedestrian usage
Three-span through truss bridge over Raccoon River on SW 5th Street in Des Moines
To be restored. Project to proceed in 2016 with the bridge to be reopened in late 2016.

Hanging Rock Bridge (Dallas County, Iowa)
Lost Steel stringer bridge over Raccoon River on US 6
Replaced by a new bridge

IA141 North Raccoon River Bridge (Old) (Dallas County, Iowa)
Built 1926(?); Replaced 1976
Lost Through truss bridge over North Raccoon River on IA 141
Replaced by a new bridge

IA44 Middle Raccoon River Bridge (Old) (Guthrie County, Iowa)
Replaced 1972
Lost Concrete deck girder bridge over Middle Raccoon River on IA 44/Panora Speedway
Replaced by a new bridge

IAIS - Raccoon River Bridge (Booneville) (Dallas County, Iowa)
Built 1900
Quadrangular lattice truss bridge over Racoon River on Iowa Interstate Railroad
Open to traffic

IAIS - Raccoon River Bridge (Spur) (Polk County, Iowa)
Deck plate girder bridge over Raccoon River on Railroad
Open to traffic

Jefferson Bridge (Greene County, Iowa)
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over North Raccoon River on Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Kendall Bridge (Old) (Carroll County, Iowa)
Built 1918
Concrete deck girder bridge over North Raccoon River on Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Kendall Bridge (Older) (Carroll County, Iowa)
Built in the 1860s; Repalced 1918
Lost Bowstring through truss bridge over North Raccoon River on Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Lake City Bridge (Calhoun County, Iowa)
Built 1914; Retired from vehicular use 1985
Marsh arch bridge over Raccoon River on Pedestrian Walkway in Lake City
Open to pedestrians

Lenon Bridge (Guthrie County, Iowa)
Replaced 1965
Pratt through truss bridge over Raccoon River on Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Maulsby's Ford Bridge (Dallas County, Iowa)
Built 1879; Replaced ?
Lost Bridge over South Raccoon River on Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Middle Raccoon River Bridge (Carroll County, Iowa)
Built 1951
Through truss bridge over Middle Raccoon River on Raven Road
Open to traffic

Middle Raccoon River Bridge (Carroll County, Iowa)
Built ca. 1950
Through truss bridge over Middle Raccoon River on 259th Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Middle Raccoon River Bridge (Carroll County, Iowa)
Built 1914
Pony truss bridge over Middle Raccoon River on 272nd Street
Open to traffic

Middle Raccoon River Bridge (Carroll County, Iowa)
Rehabilitated 1957; Replaced 2000
Lost through truss bridge over Middle Raccoon River on Quail Avenue
Replaced by a new bridge

Middle Raccoon River Bridge (Carroll County, Iowa)
Rehabilitated 1956; replaced 1973
Lost pony truss bridge over Middle Raccoon River on Granite Avenue
No longer exists

Middle Raccoon River Bridge (Carroll County, Iowa)
Replaced 1995
Lost pony truss bridge over Middle Raccoon River on 280th Street
Replaced by new bridge

Middle Raccoon River Bridge (Carroll County, Iowa)
Pony truss bridge over Middle Raccoon River on 260th Street
Open to traffic

Mill Slough Covered Bridge (Dallas County, Iowa)
Built 1875; Replaced 1915
Lost Through truss bridge over Raccoon River
Replaced by a new bridge

MILW - Raccoon River Bridge (Carroll County, Iowa)
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Middle Raccoon River on Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

North Bridge (Sac County, Iowa)
Lost Pony truss bridge over Raccoon River on 5th Street
Replaced by a new bridge

North Raccoon River Bridge (Carroll County, Iowa)
Built 1925; rehabilitated 1958
Pony truss bridge over North Raccoon River on Velvet Avenue
Open to traffic

Raccoon River Bridge (Dallas County, Iowa)
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over North Raccoon River on Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Raccoon River Bridge (Buena Vista County, Iowa)
Built 1914
Lost pony truss bridge over Raccoon River on 600th Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Raccoon River Bridge (Buena Vista County, Iowa)
Built 1911
Lost Through truss bridge over Raccoon River on 610th Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Raccoon River Bridge (Buena Vista County, Iowa)
Built 1933
Lost pony truss bridge over Raccoon River on 560th Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Raccoon River Bridge (Buena Vista County, Iowa)
Built 1928; Replaced in 2010
Lost pony truss bridge over Raccoon River on 580th Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Raccoon River Bridge (Buena Vista County, Iowa)
Built 1924; Replaced in 2010
Lost pony truss bridge over Raccoon River on 500th Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Raccoon River Bridge (Buena Vista County, Iowa)
Built 1932; replaced 2004
Lost pony truss bridge over Raccoon River on 520th Street
No longer exists

Raccoon River Bridge (Sac County, Iowa)
Built 1921
Pony truss bridge over Raccoon River on Xavier Avenue (Xavier Ave)
Open to traffic

Raccoon River Bridge (Sac County, Iowa)
Built 1954
Lost pony truss bridge over Raccoon River on 660th Street
Removed but not replaced

Raccoon River Bridge (Sac County, Iowa)
Built ca. 1930
Pony truss bridge over Raccoon River on 205th Street
Open to traffic

Raccoon River Bridge (Buena Vista County, Iowa)
Built ca. 1910; replaced 1992
Lost pony truss bridge over Raccoon River on 620th Street
Replaced by new bridge

Raccoon River Bridge (Sac County, Iowa)
Built 1924; rehabilitated 1998
Pony truss bridge over Raccoon River on Sierra Avenue
Open to traffic

Raccoon River Bridge (Dallas County, Iowa)
Support remains
Lost Bridge over Raccoon River on 343rd Lane
Removed but not replaced

Raccoon River Bridge (Greene County, Iowa)
Built 1940
Steel stringer bridge over Raccoon River on 305 Th / E57
Open to traffic

Raccoon River Bridge (Dallas County, Iowa)
Lost Bowstring through truss bridge over Raccoon River
Demolished

Raccoon River Covered Bridge (1st) (Polk County, Iowa)
Built 1862, Carried away in an ice jam in 1865; Replaced 1871
Lost Bridge over Raccoon River on Front Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Raccoon River Covered Bridge (2nd) (Polk County, Iowa)
Built 1872; Replaced 1916
Lost Through truss bridge over Raccoon River on First Street & Streetcar
Replaced by a new bridge

Riverside Park Drive Bridge (Polk County, Iowa)
Built 1937; rehabilitated 1974; Converted to pedestran use 2006
Arch bridge over Raccoon River on SW 1st Street in Des Moines
Open to pedestrians only

RRVT - Adel Bridge (Dallas County, Iowa)
Built 1899 for Milwaukee Road in Oxford Junction; Relocated here 1949
Pratt pony truss bridge over Raccoon River on Racoon River Valley Trail
Open to pedestrians only

RRVT - Raccoon River Bridge (Near Jefferson) (Greene County, Iowa)
Built 1894, Approach Spans added 1902 and 1914
Pratt through truss bridge over Raccoon River on Raccoon River Valley Trail
Open to pedestrians

RRVT - Raccoon River Bridge (Perry) (Dallas County, Iowa)
Built 1913, converted to trail use 2009
Warren pony truss bridge over Raccoon River on Raccoon River Valley Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Russell White Nature Trail - Raccoon River Bridge (Carroll County, Iowa)
Built 1911
Deck plate girder bridge over Raccoon River on trail
Open to pedestrians

South Raccoon River Bridge (Guthrie County, Iowa)
Built 1959; rehabilitated 2014
Through truss bridge over South Raccoon River on CR F61 (310th Street)
Open to traffic

South Raccoon River Bridge (Guthrie County, Iowa)
Built 1959
Pony truss bridge over South Raccoon River on Noah Avenue
Open to traffic

South Raccoon River Bridge (Guthrie County, Iowa)
Built 1959
Pony truss bridge over South Raccoon River on Quail Avenue
Open to traffic

South Raccoon River Bridge (Guthrie County, Iowa)
Built ca. 1940; rehabilitated 1958
Pony truss bridge over South Raccoon River on 200th Street
Open to traffic

South Raccoon River Bridge (Guthrie County, Iowa)
Built or relocated here 1948
Pony truss bridge over South Raccoon River on CR N70 (Locust Avenue)
Open to traffic

Sumpter Avenue Bridge (Carroll County, Iowa)
Built 1922; Replaced 2002
Deck truss bridge over Middle Raccoon River on Sumpter Avenue in Coon Rapids
Replaced by a new bridge

SW 63rd Street Bridge (Polk County, Iowa)
Built 1894'; Replaced 1964
Lost Parker through truss bridge over Raccoon River
Replaced by a new bridge

SW 7th Street Bridge (Polk County, Iowa)
Built 1915; rehabilitated 1968
Arch bridge over Raccoon River on SW 7th Street in Des Moines
Open to traffic

SW 9th Street Bridge (Polk County, Iowa)
Built ca.1888; Replaced 1967
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Raccoon River
Replaced by a new bridge in 1967

UP - Middle Raccoon River Bridge (Carroll County, Iowa)
Built 1902
Through Girder Bridge over Middle Raccoon River on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - North Raccoon River Bridge (Greene County, Iowa)
Built 1929 replacing an earlier truss
Deck plate girder bridge over North Raccoon River on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

US169 Raccoon River Bridge (Dallas County, Iowa)
Built 1915; Replaced 1972
Lost Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Raccoon River on US 169
Replaced by a new bridge

US20 Raccoon River Bridge (Sac County, Iowa)
Built 1937; Rehabilitated 1964; Replaced 2004
Lost Steel stringer bridge over Raccoon River on US 20/Main Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Van Meter Bridge (Dallas County, Iowa)
Built 1879; Replaced ?
Lost Bridge over Raccoon River on Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Waterworks Park Bridge (Polk County, Iowa)
Built 1914 , Converted for trail use in 1999
Pratt pony truss bridge over Raccoon River on Trail
Open to pedestrians

Wiscotta Bridge (Dallas County, Iowa)
Built 1879, Moved here in 1996.
Pratt through truss bridge over Raccoon River on Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Wiscotta Bridge (Original Location) (Dallas County, Iowa)
Built 1879; Replaced 1996 and relocated to Adel, Iowa.
Lost through truss bridge over South Raccoon River on G Trail
Replaced by a new bridge and relocated

Zane Bridge (Calhoun County, Iowa)
Built 1892; Replaced 1914 and moved upriver.
Lost Howe through truss bridge over Raccoon River on Road
Replaced by a new bridge