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East Bridge

Photos 

Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

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BH Photo #272580

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Iowa River on Road
Location
Fredonia, Louisa County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1878; Replaced 1936-7
Builder
- Wrought Iron Bridge Co. of Canton, Ohio
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 16.0 ft.
Total length: 930.0 ft.
Also called
Main Street Bridge
Fredonia Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.28248, -91.34664   (decimal degrees)
41°16'57" N, 91°20'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/638457/4571434 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Columbus Junction
Inventory number
BH 55151 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 13, 2016: Updated by Luke: Added length
  • August 20, 2015: Updated by Luke: Added loss date + highway categories via info from Dave Darby
  • June 30, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added build date
  • January 7, 2013: Added by Luke Harden