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Cedar Covered Bridge (1883)

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Photo provided by Hank Zaletel

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Town lattice truss bridge over Cedar Creek on Cedar Covered Bridge Road
Location
Madison County, Iowa
Status
Arsoned
History
Built 1883; Moved 1921 ; Destroyed by arson Sept. 3, 2002
Builder
- Benton Jones of Winterset, Iowa
Design
Covered Town lattice through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 65.9 ft.
Total length: 129.9 ft.
Deck width: 13.5 ft.
Also called
Casper Covered Bridge
Cedar Lake Covered Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.36586, -93.99088   (decimal degrees)
41°21'57" N, 93°59'27" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/417127/4579845 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory numbers
WGCB 15-61-03x (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 71441 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

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  • March 20, 2016: Added by Luke

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