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Gehrkie Quarries Bridge

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Photo taken by Hank Zaletel

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial (CC BY-NC)

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Facts 

Overview
Slab bridge over a Natural Stream on Gehrkie Quarries Private Road (Old Road Alignment?)
Location
Hardin County, Iowa
Status
Open to private traffic
History
Abandoned after a 1948 highway realignment, converted to private use sometime after that
Builder
- Iowa State Highway Commission of Ames, Iowa
Design
Slab
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.28435, -93.08105   (decimal degrees)
42°17'04" N, 93°04'52" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/493317/4681351 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Eldora
Inventory number
BH 58907 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Hardin County, Iowa (73)
ISHC Standard Series J (53)
Iowa (6,191)
Iowa State Highway Commission (773)
Open (38,217)
Owned privately (1,501)
Slab (1,865)

Update Log 

  • November 29, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

Sources 

  • Luke