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8th Avenue Bridge (Old)

Photo 

Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

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BH Photo #368231

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bowstring through truss bridge over Cedar River on 8th Avenue
Location
Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1872 at 3rd Avenue; Replaced and relocated to this spot in 1911; Replaced 1938
Builder
- Wrought Iron Bridge Co. of Canton, Ohio
Design
Bowstring through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.97140, -91.66495   (decimal degrees)
41°58'17" N, 91°39'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/610616/4647462 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 72744 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 7, 2016: Added by Luke

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