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Elm Street Bridge

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Photo provided by Hank Zaletel

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs (CC BY-NC-ND)

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Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Deck Plate Girder Bridge over Wapsipinicon River on Elm Street/CH E34
Location
Anamosa, Jones County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1928; Replaced 1994
Builders
- Iowa State Highway Commission of Ames, Iowa (Design)
- Mannes Construction Co. of Minneapolis, Minnesota (Contractor)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 80.1 ft.
Total length: 246.1 ft.
Deck width: 24.0 ft.
Also called
US151 Wapsipinicon River Bridge (Old)
US161 Wapsipinicon River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.10152, -91.29348   (decimal degrees)
42°06'05" N, 91°17'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/641107/4662457 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Anamosa
Inventory numbers
IA 207715 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 56539 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 18, 2019: Updated by Luke: Added builder per article screencapped by Melissa.
  • June 9, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

Sources 

  • Luke