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Fairbank Truss Bridge

Photo 

Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

BH Photo #515003

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Little Wapsipinicon River on Main Street
Location
Fairbank, Buchanan County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1896; Replaced 1954
Design
8-panel, pinned Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.63927, -92.05246   (decimal degrees)
42°38'21" N, 92°03'09" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/577682/4721192 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 95879 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (8,400)
Buchanan County, Iowa (103)
Built 1896 (289)
Built during 1890s (3,195)
Fairbank, Iowa (3)
Iowa (6,793)
Lost (28,544)
Lost 1954 (89)
Lost during 1950s (870)
Owned by city (6,086)
Pratt through truss (6,061)
Pratt truss (10,308)
Replaced by new bridge (19,416)
Through truss (16,821)
Truss (35,508)

Update Log 

  • January 13, 2022: New photo from Luke

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Sources 

  • Luke