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Dakota City Bridge (Older)

Photos 

Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

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BH Photo #254829

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost bowstring through truss bridge over East Fork Des Moines River on local road
Location
Dakota City, Humboldt County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1871, replaced 1913
Builder
- Ohio Bridge Co. of Cleveland
Design
Bowstring through truss
Dimensions
Span length: 155.0 ft.
Total length: 155.0 ft.
Deck width: 16.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.72250, -94.19262   (decimal degrees)
42°43'21" N, 94°11'33" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/402354/4730689 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Humboldt
Inventory number
BH 50927 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 12, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added builder

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