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Everly Thatcher Bridge

Photo 

Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

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BH Photo #350809

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Thacher through truss bridge over Ocheyedan River on Road
Location
Clay County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Replaced 1911
Builders
- King Bridge Co. of Cleveland, Ohio
- Milo A. Adams of Minneapolis, Minnesota (Agent)
Design
1 Thacher through truss
2 Pratt pony trusses
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.15649, -95.35605   (decimal degrees)
43°09'23" N, 95°21'22" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/308446/4780887 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 71593 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Clay County, Iowa (37)
Iowa (5,790)
King Bridge Co. (284)
Lally columns (254)
Lattice Railing (182)
Lost (18,695)
Lost 1911 (23)
Lost during 1910s (334)
Milo A. Adams (6)
Ocheyedan River (6)
One-lane traffic (7,422)
Owned by city (4,491)
Pin-connected (3,225)
Pony truss (15,050)
Pratt pony truss (3,172)
Pratt truss (8,008)
Replaced by new bridge (12,393)
Thacher truss (12)
Through truss (12,893)
Truss (29,444)
Wooden deck (5,862)

Update Log 

  • April 10, 2016: Updated by Luke: Added approach span type
  • March 30, 2016: Updated by Luke: Added builder based on the bridge's similarity to the Ellsworth Ranch Bridge.
  • March 29, 2016: Updated by Luke: Added

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Sources 

  • Luke