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Columbus Junction Bowstring

Description 

Given the short length listed, I'm assuming the bridge was a pony truss.

It could've been across either Short Creek or Monkey Run

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bowstring pony truss bridge over Unknown Stream on Road
Location
Columbus Junction, Louisa County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Builder
- Wrought Iron Bridge Co. of Canton, Ohio
Design
Bowstring pony truss
Dimensions
Total length: 90.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.27869, -91.36010   (decimal degrees)
41°16'43" N, 91°21'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/637337/4570992 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 95335 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 4, 2021: Added by Luke

Sources 

  • Luke