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Waucoma Truss Bridge

Photos 

Little Turkey River Bridge

Photo from old postcard

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BH Photo #511912

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Little Turkey River on Riverview Drive
Location
Waucoma, Fayette County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Builder
- Chicago Bridge Co. of Chicago, Illinois
Design
7-panel, pinned Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.05602, -92.03365   (decimal degrees)
43°03'22" N, 92°02'01" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/578693/4767489 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 95060 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Chicago Bridge Co. (22)
Fayette County, Iowa (107)
Iowa (6,791)
Lost (28,414)
Lost 1954 (88)
Lost during 1950s (857)
Owned by township (3,276)
Pin-connected (4,685)
Pratt through truss (6,049)
Pratt truss (10,286)
Replaced by new bridge (19,321)
Through truss (16,737)
Truss (35,407)
Waucoma, Iowa (1)

Update Log 

  • December 6, 2021: New photo from Luke
  • November 21, 2021: New photos from Luke
  • November 13, 2021: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added truss type
  • November 13, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

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Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Luke