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Van Meter Bridge

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bridge over Raccoon River on Road
Location
Van Meter, Dallas County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1879; Replaced ?
Builder
- King Bridge Co. of Cleveland, Ohio
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.53413, -93.95057   (decimal degrees)
41°32'03" N, 93°57'02" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/420704/4598490 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Waukee
Inventory number
BH 72336 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (8,073)
Built 1879 (106)
Built during 1870s (1,220)
Dallas County, Iowa (94)
Iowa (6,755)
King Bridge Co. (422)
Lost (27,328)
Owned by city (5,912)
Raccoon River (90)
Replaced by new bridge (18,553)
Van Meter, Iowa (7)

Update Log 

  • May 27, 2016: Added by Luke