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Marble Rock Arch Bridge

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Service Bulletin of the Iowa State Highway Commission, Volumes 3-5; 1917

Iowa Department of Transportation

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Shell Rock River on Bradford Street
Location
Marble Rock, Floyd County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1914; Replaced 1995
Builders
- A. Olson Construction Co. of Waterloo, Iowa (Temporary Truss Contactor)
- Gould Construction Co. of Davenport, Iowa
- Iowa State Highway Commission of Ames, Iowa
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 84.0 ft.
Total length: 268.1 ft.
Deck width: 24.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.96515, -92.87102   (decimal degrees)
42°57'55" N, 92°52'16" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/510519/4756952 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Greene
Inventory numbers
IA 7660 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 64207 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 13, 2020: New photo from Luke
  • July 20, 2015: New photo from Luke
  • April 21, 2015: Updated by Luke: Added categories "Concrete balustrade", "Gould Construction Co.", "Shell Rock River"

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