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Vinton Bridge

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Photo provided by Hank Zaletel

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs (CC BY-NC-ND)

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Cedar River on Road
Location
Vinton, Benton County, Iowa
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1876
Builder
- Clinton Bridge Co. of Clinton, Iowa [also known as Clinton Bridge & Iron Works]
Design
Whipple through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.17097, -92.02375   (decimal degrees)
42°10'16" N, 92°01'25" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/580634/4669220 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Vinton
Inventory number
BH 52993 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 18, 2015: Updated by Luke: Added builder
  • October 8, 2014: Updated by Luke: Added category "Red Ball Route"
  • September 9, 2014: New photo from Luke
  • December 16, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Corrected type
  • January 29, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Mapped the bridge
  • July 26, 2012: Added by Luke Harden