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Butler Bridge (Old)

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BH Photo #353997

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Parker through truss bridge over Iowa River on Dubuque Street
Location
Johnson County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Replaced 1991
Builder
- Iowa State Highway Commission of Ames, Iowa
Design
Parker through truss
Also called
Dubuque Street Bridge (Old)
US218 Iowa River Bridge
US218 Butler Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.69396, -91.54711   (decimal degrees)
41°41'38" N, 91°32'50" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/620901/4616817 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Iowa City West
Inventory number
BH 57749 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

IA 11 (6)
IA 40 (9)
ISHC Standard Series T (171)
Iowa (5,828)
Iowa River (126)
Iowa State Highway Commission (718)
Johnson County, Iowa (160)
Lost (18,950)
Lost 1991 (293)
Lost during 1990s (3,716)
Parker through truss (1,171)
Parker truss (1,527)
Replaced by new bridge (12,574)
Through truss (12,952)
Truss (29,557)
US 161 (6)
US 218 (17)

Update Log 

  • February 24, 2016: Updated by Luke: Added circa build date
  • October 11, 2015: Updated by Luke: Added common name
  • August 18, 2015: Updated by Luke: Added type.
  • April 21, 2015: Updated by Luke: Added categories "Red Ball Route", "Diagonal Trail"
  • November 2, 2014: Updated by Luke: Added category "US 218"
  • August 24, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

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