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Colfax Bridge (Old)

Photo 

Postcard

Photo provided by Hank Zaletel

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BH Photo #228419

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Skunk River
Location
Colfax, Jasper County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1897; Replaced 1922
Design
Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.68131, -93.24612   (decimal degrees)
41°40'53" N, 93°14'46" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/479515/4614422 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Colfax
Inventory number
BH 51839 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 27, 2015: Updated by Dave King: Added categories "6-panel truss", "Lattice Railing"
  • October 11, 2012: Updated by Jason Smith: Added categories "A-frame portal", "Riveted", "Warren through truss with all verticals"
  • March 23, 2012: Added by Luke Harden

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