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RI - Iowa River Bridge (Old)

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Photo provided by the Iowa City Public Library Digital History Project's From the Johnson County Historical Society Collection; Used for educational purposes

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BH Photo #349291

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt deck truss bridge over Iowa River on Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad
Location
Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1873; Replaced 1901
Railroad
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (RI; CRIP; ROCK)
Design
Pratt deck truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.65277, -91.53913   (decimal degrees)
41°39'10" N, 91°32'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/621642/4612255 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Iowa City West
Inventory number
BH 71113 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 24, 2016: Added by Luke

Sources 

  • Luke