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4th Street Bridge (2nd)

Photos 

Cropped Stereograph

Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

BH Photo #351351

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bowstring through truss bridge over Cedar River on Bridge Street (4th Street)
Location
Waterloo, Black Hawk County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1872; Replaced 1904, Three spans relocated to Sans Souci Park.
Builders
- Ohio Bridge Co. of Cleveland
- William Rezner (Patented Design)
Design
Bowstring through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.49639, -92.33835   (decimal degrees)
42°29'47" N, 92°20'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/554368/4705104 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Waterloo South
Inventory number
BH 70816 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 28, 2019: New photo from Melissa Brand-Welch
  • April 7, 2016: New photo from Luke
  • March 1, 2016: Updated by Luke: Added build date + builder
  • February 8, 2016: Added by Luke

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Comments 

4th Street Bridge (Oldest)
Posted November 28, 2019, by Luke

I just made a page for it, Melissa. I'll let you add the image.

4th Street Bridge (Oldest)
Posted November 28, 2019, by Melissa Brand-Welch (melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com)

Luke:

4th Street Bridge (Oldest)
Posted November 28, 2019, by Melissa Brand-Welch (melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com)

Luke, according to the article there was a predecessor to this bridge. Built in 1866. Lost in 1872. There's a photo too

4th Street Bridge (Oldest)
Posted November 27, 2019, by Luke