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7th Street Bridge (Old)

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Photo courtesy of the Keokuk Daily Gate

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BH Photo #359859

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Steel stringer bridge over Soap Creek & Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad on 7th Street/US 136
Location
Keokuk, Lee County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1931; Replaced 1974
Builder
- Widell & Co. of Mankato, Minnesota
Design
Steel stringer
Also called
US136 Soap Creek Bridge (Old)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.39174, -91.39471   (decimal degrees)
40°23'30" N, 91°23'41" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/636243/4472474 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 73042 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Beam (11,970)
Built 1931 (794)
Built during 1930s (10,582)
Iowa (5,790)
Keokuk, Iowa (8)
Lee County, Iowa (52)
Lost (18,696)
Lost 1974 (36)
Lost during 1970s (387)
Owned by city (4,491)
Replaced by new bridge (12,394)
Steel stringer (4,698)
Widell & Co. (3)