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Centennial Bridge

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Overview
Lost Truss bridge over Iowa River on Iowa Avenue
Location
Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1876, replaced 1916.
Builder
- Wrought Iron Bridge Co. of Canton, Ohio
Design
Tubular, WIBCo. Bowstring through truss
Also called
Iowa Avenue Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.66127, -91.54118   (decimal degrees)
41°39'41" N, 91°32'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/621455/4613196 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Iowa City West
Inventory number
BH 49248 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 23, 2014: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added builder
  • March 23, 2012: Photo imported by Luke Harden
  • July 29, 2011: Added by Luke Harden

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Centennial Bridge
Posted July 29, 2011, by Luke Harden (lmharden [at] iastate [dot] edu)

Some photos referred to this bridge as the "Centennial Bridge" So I'll guess that it was built in 1876