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Imes Covered Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Ruth Reynolds in June 2010

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BH Photo #188641

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Covered bridge at Imes Bridge Park in St. Charles
Location
Madison County, Iowa
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1870; relocated in 1887 and 1977; rehabilitated 1997
Builder
- J.P. Clark
Design
Covered Lattice through truss
Dimensions
Span length: 81.0 ft.
Total length: 81.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on February 9, 1979
Also called
Wilkins Mill Bridge
King Covered Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.28825, -93.79914   (decimal degrees)
41°17'18" N, 93°47'57" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/433084/4571064 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Saint Charles
Inventory numbers
WGCB 15-61-06 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
NRHP 76000784 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 13952 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 12, 2018: New photos from Richard Doody
  • January 30, 2018: New photo from Kevin Skow
  • September 1, 2015: New photo from John Loxton
  • January 27, 2015: Updated by Luke: Added builder from HAER
  • April 11, 2014: New Street View added by Dave King
  • February 22, 2014: New photos from Jack Schmidt
  • December 21, 2011: New photos from Steve Conro
  • November 26, 2010: New photo from Ruth Reynolds
  • February 14, 2010: New photo from Robert Stephenson
  • January 18, 2010: New photos from Jason Smith
  • September 11, 2008: Updated by J.R. Manning
  • February 27, 2008: New photos from Ruth Reynolds

Sources 

  • Dale Travis Covered Bridge List
  • Ruth Reynolds - ruthmusic [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • J.R. Manning - thekitchenguy [at] sbcglobal [dot] net
  • HAER IA-94 - Imes Bridge
  • Jason Smith - flensburg [dot] bridgehunter [dot] av [at] googlemail [dot] com
  • Robert Stephenson - seinfeld99 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Steve Conro - sconro [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Jack Schmidt - jjturtle [at] earthlink [dot] net
  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Luke
  • John Loxton
  • Kevin Skow - weatherbum [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Richard Doody