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IA175 Eldora Viaduct

Photos 

Postcard

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BH Photo #243774

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Iowa River on Road
Location
Eldora, Hardin County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1913, Rehabilitated 1964, Replaced 1984
Builders
- Iowa State Highway Commission of Ames, Iowa
- Modern Steel Structures Co. of Waukesha, Wisconsin
Design
Deck plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.36065, -93.08263   (decimal degrees)
42°21'38" N, 93°04'57" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/493195/4689823 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Eldora
Inventory number
BH 53259 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 9, 2017: New photo from Dana and Kay Klein
  • February 17, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added build, rehab, and lost dates.
  • January 3, 2013: New photo from Luke Harden
  • December 4, 2012: New photo from Luke Harden
  • November 29, 2012: New photo from Luke Harden
  • November 16, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Removed category "Mystery" as I found where it was located.
  • August 27, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Mystery"
  • August 26, 2012: Added by Luke Harden

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