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Zane Bridge

Photos 

Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

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BH Photo #351393

Map 

Description 

Bridge was relocated upriver after replacement and removed from there 1983. I'll look for that location later

Facts 

Overview
Lost Howe through truss bridge over Raccoon River on Road
Location
Calhoun County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1892; Replaced 1914 and moved upriver.
Builder
- King Iron Bridge Co. of Cleveland, Ohio [also known as King Bridge Co.]
Design
Howe through truss
Also called
Lake City Bridge (Old)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.22948, -94.75452   (decimal degrees)
42°13'46" N, 94°45'16" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/355215/4676745 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 71779 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (6,178)
Beam (11,967)
Built 1892 (179)
Built during 1890s (2,458)
Calhoun County, Iowa (41)
Howe through truss (346)
Howe truss (429)
Iowa (5,790)
King Bridge Co. (284)
King Iron Bridge Co. (51)
Lost (18,686)
Lost 1914 (38)
Lost during 1910s (334)
One-lane traffic (7,422)
Owned by county (18,855)
Pin-connected (3,225)
Pony truss (15,049)
Pratt pony truss (3,172)
Pratt truss (8,008)
Raccoon River (82)
Replaced by new bridge (12,384)
Through truss (12,892)
Timber stringer (3,342)
Truss (29,442)
Wooden deck (5,862)

Update Log 

  • July 3, 2016: Updated by Luke: Historical name + image

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Sources 

  • Luke