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Backbone State Park Pedestrian Bridges

Photos 

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Photo taken by Dave King on October 19, 2014

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BH Photo #304834

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Description 

Appeared to be older-style mail-order pedestrian bridges when I'd added the entry...

One bridges is closed on the eastern channel and the bridge on the western channel is gone.

Facts 

Overview
Double-intersection Warren pony truss bridge over Maquoketa River on Pedestrian Pathway
Location
Backbone State Park, Delaware County, Iowa
Status
East channel closed; west channel lost
Builder
- Continental Bridge Co. of Alexandria, Minnesota
Design
Modern Warren pony truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.59882, -91.53751   (decimal degrees)
42°35'56" N, 91°32'15" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/619979/4717302 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Dundee
Inventory number
BH 58471 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 30, 2017: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • January 22, 2015: Updated by Dave King: Added category "Continental Bridge Co. of Alexandria, MN"
  • October 19, 2014: New photos from Dave King
  • October 17, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

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