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Oakville Bridge

Photos 

Photograph courtesy of the Louisa County Historical Society

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BH Photo #355025

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Camelback through truss bridge over Iowa River on Road
Location
Oakville, Louisa County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1895, Replaced 1947
Builders
- J.E. Jayne & Son Bridge Co. of Iowa City, Iowa (Contractor)
- Stupp Brothers Bridge & Iron Co. of St. Louis, Missouri (Engineer/Truss Fabricator)
Design
Camelback through truss
Also called
Yellow Banks Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.10197, -91.06281   (decimal degrees)
41°06'07" N, 91°03'46" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/662673/4551885 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Oakville
Inventory number
BH 52329 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 14, 2016: New photo from Luke
  • January 13, 2015: Updated by Luke: Added builder
  • May 2, 2012: Added by Luke Harden

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