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Plainfield Bridge

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Plainfield Bridge

The Courier: October 30 1960

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BH Photo #456583

Description 

The scene of five fatalities due to car accidents

Facts 

Overview
Lost Parker through truss bridge over Cedar River on IA 188
Location
Bremer County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Design
(3)8-panel Parker through truss
Also called
Cedar River Bridge
IA 188 Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.84722, -92.52055   (decimal degrees)
42°50'50" N, 92°31'14" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/539175/4743960 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 86740 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 23, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • September 22, 2019: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added truss type
  • September 22, 2019: Added by Melissa Brand-Welch

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Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com