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BHFO Warehouse Bridge

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BHFO Warehouse Bridge

Photo taken by Dave King on April 28, 2014

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Overview
Arch bridge over Pond on Walkway
Location
Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa
Status
Open to pedestrians only
Builder
- CON/SPAN Bridge Systems of West Chester, Ohio
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Also called
Alpha International Warehouse Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.96038, -91.72923   (decimal degrees)
41°57'37" N, 91°43'45" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/605308/4646158 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cedar Rapids South
Inventory number
BH 60836 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 4, 2014: Added by Dave King

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com

Comments 

BHFO Warehouse Bridge
Posted May 5, 2014, by Nathan Holth (form3 [at] historicbridges [dot] org)

It may actually match the CON/SPAN movement of the Modern Bridge period.

http://www.con-span.com/con-span/main.html

BHFO Warehouse Bridge
Posted May 5, 2014, by Clark Vance (cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com)

It may match the building which is clearly from the Corinthian period of the Bauhaus movement.

BHFO Warehouse Bridge
Posted May 5, 2014, by Anonymous the Spartan (Anonymous [at] sparta [dot] net)

This does not look Greek to me. I don't think it is of Roman origin either, unless they invented this design in Conspantinople.