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Hogback Bridge

Photos 

Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

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BH Photo #261337

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Iowa River on Road
Location
Louisa County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1898; Replaced ca. 1930
Builders
- John Aloysius Green of Stone City, Iowa (Substructure)
- Stupp Brothers Bridge & Iron Co. of St. Louis, Missouri (Superstructure)
Design
Pennsylvania through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.21572, -91.19644   (decimal degrees)
41°12'57" N, 91°11'47" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/651190/4564272 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Wapello
Inventory number
BH 53471 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 9, 2016: Updated by Luke: Builders
  • November 17, 2013: New Street View added by Luke Harden
  • June 30, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added build date
  • September 8, 2012: Updated by Matt Lohry: Updated bridge type: Pennsylvania through truss
  • September 7, 2012: Added by Luke Harden