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Alden Bridge (Old)

Photos 

Photo provided by Hank Zaletel

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BH Photo #250874

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Iowa River on Road
Location
Alden, Hardin County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ?; Replaced 1935
Design
Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.52026, -93.37604   (decimal degrees)
42°31'13" N, 93°22'34" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/469112/4707610 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Popejoy
Inventory number
BH 55824 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Alden, Iowa (3)
Hardin County, Iowa (72)
Hawkeye Highway (20)
Iowa (5,824)
Iowa River (126)
Lost (18,942)
Lost 1935 (32)
Lost during 1930s (363)
Pin-connected (3,301)
Pratt through truss (4,624)
Pratt truss (8,069)
Replaced by new bridge (12,567)
Through truss (12,949)
Truss (29,550)

Update Log 

  • January 15, 2016: New photo from Luke
  • March 17, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

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Sources 

  • Luke