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Stone Bridge

Photos 

Construction Photo

Iowa Department of Natural Resources

View this photo at iowadnr.gov

BH Photo #338631

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Pease Creek on trail
Location
Ledges State Park, Boone County, Iowa
Status
Open to pedestrians
History
Built ca. 1933
Builder
- Civilian Conservation Corps
Design
Stone arch
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.99638, -93.88483   (decimal degrees)
41°59'47" N, 93°53'05" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/426715/4649752 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Madrid NW
Inventory number
BH 49167 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Arch (12,173)
Boone County, Iowa (111)
Built 1933 (647)
Built during 1930s (11,773)
Civilian Conservation Corps (152)
Deck arch (11,410)
Footbridge (423)
Iowa (6,530)
Ledges State Park, Iowa (6)
Open to pedestrians (4,253)
Owned by state (16,055)
Park (271)
Pease Creek (4)
Stone arch (3,078)

Update Log 

  • December 31, 2018: Updated by Luke: Reverted stream name: Peas is a USGS error
  • December 31, 2018: Updated by Roger Deschner: Corrected spelling of waterway under bridge to "Peas Creek" per Google and USGS maps
  • January 30, 2018: New photo from Kevin Skow
  • October 3, 2015: New photo from Luke
  • May 15, 2014: New photo from Lee Smith
  • April 19, 2014: New photo from Luke Harden
  • March 31, 2013: New photo from Don Morrison
  • September 12, 2011: New photos from Luke Harden
  • September 10, 2011: New photo from Luke Harden
  • July 24, 2011: Updated by Luke Harden: Added stream name.
  • July 22, 2011: Added by Luke Harden

Sources 

  • Luke
  • Don Morrison
  • Lee Smith - ljsmith_32 [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Kevin Skow - weatherbum [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Roger Deschner - rogerdeschner [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Stone Bridge
Posted December 31, 2018, by Luke