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Lincoln Highway Head Memorial Bridge

Photos 

Iowa Department of Transportation

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BH Photo #259991

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Buttrick Creek on Lincoln Highway
Location
Greene County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1914, Replaced 1956
Builders
- Iowa State Highway Commission of Ames, Iowa (Design)
- Koss Construction Co. of Des Moines, Iowa
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 55.0 ft.
Total length: 110.0 ft.
Also called
Lincoln Highway Buttrick Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.03466, -94.28778   (decimal degrees)
42°02'05" N, 94°17'16" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/393406/4654427 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Jefferson East
Inventory number
BH 55952 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 27, 2017: Updated by Luke: Added builder
  • July 26, 2015: Updated by Luke: Dimensions
  • July 18, 2013: New photos from Luke Harden
  • April 13, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added build date
  • March 31, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

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