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CNW - Des Moines River Bridge (Moingona)

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Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Des Moines River
Location
Moingona, Boone County, Iowa
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Built 1894, Removed 1930
Builder
- Lassig Bridge & Iron Works of Chicago, Illinois
Design
90' Deck Plate Girder
85' Deck Plate Girder
200' Parker through truss
158' Pratt Through Truss
75' Deck Plate Girder
90' Deck Plate Girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 200.0 ft.
Total length: 698.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.01456, -93.92222   (decimal degrees)
42°00'52" N, 93°55'20" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/423641/4651804 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Boone West
Inventory number
BH 52018 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 27, 2013: New photos from John Marvig
  • March 26, 2013: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • March 4, 2013: New photo from Luke Harden
  • July 25, 2012: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • April 10, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "Des Moines River", "Chicago & North Western Railway"

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