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US169 Des Moines River Marsh Arch Bridge

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Photo provided by Hank Zaletel

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

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BH Photo #249919

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Marsh arch bridge over Des Moines River on Road
Location
Algona, Kossuth County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Replaced 1954
Design
Marsh arch
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.07991, -94.23892   (decimal degrees)
43°04'48" N, 94°14'20" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/399148/4770433 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Algona
Inventory number
BH 53189 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Algona, Iowa (10)
Arch (11,274)
Des Moines River (220)
Iowa (5,828)
Kossuth County, Iowa (27)
Lost (18,949)
Lost 1954 (45)
Lost during 1950s (392)
Marsh arch (61)
Rainbow arch (237)
Replaced by new bridge (12,572)
US 169 (26)

Update Log 

  • April 3, 2016: New photo from Luke
  • March 6, 2013: Photo imported by Luke Harden
  • August 15, 2012: Added by Luke Harden

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