Marion County

Bellefountain Bridge   [Map]
Through truss bridge over Des Moines River
Closed to all traffic
Built 1898
Bennington Bridge   [Map]
Lost Camelback through truss bridge over Des Moines River on Road
Removed
BNSF - White Breast Creek Bridge   [Map]
Warren through truss bridge over White Breast Creek on Railroad
Open to traffic
Bos Landen Golf Course Bridge   [Map]
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over small ravine on golf cart trail
Open to pedestrians and golf cart traffic
Calhoun Creek Bridge   [Map]
Pony truss bridge over Calhoun Creek on Briggs Street
Derelict/abandoned
Built 1925
Calhoun Creek Bridge   [Map]
Pony truss bridge over Calhoun Creek
Replaced by a culvert
Built 1917
Des Moines River Bridge   [Map]
Lost through truss bridge over Des Moines River on a local road
No longer exists
Built 1882; rehabilitated 1971; replaced 2002
East Durham Covered Bridge   [Map]
Lost Through truss bridge over English Creek on Road
Removed
Removed 1958
English Creek Bridge   [Map]
Pony truss bridge over English Creek on Story Drive
Replaced by a new bridge
Built 1953
English Creek Bridge   [Map]
Lost pony truss bridge over English Creek on a local road
No longer exists
Built ca. 1910; replaced 2002
English Creek Bridge   [Map]
Pony truss bridge over English Creek on 130th Place
Open to traffic
Built 1923
Hammond Covered Bridge 15-63-01   [Map]
Covered bridge over North Cedar Creek on 170th Place
Bypassed by a low-water crossing. Bridge now privately owned but open to pedestrians
Built 1894, bypassed in 2011-12?
Harvey Island Road Bridge   [Map]
Four-span wrought-iron through truss bridge over the old channel of the Des Moines River on Harvey Island Road
Open to one-lane traffic on a minimum-maintenance road
Built 1878 by the American Bridge Works. for the CRI&P Railroad; Converted for vehicular use in 1938
Hickory Creek Bridge   [Map]
Lost pony truss bridge over Hickory Creek on Upton Street
No longer exists
Replaced 2004
Horn's Ferry Bridge   [Map]
Lost Camelback through truss bridge over Des Moines River near the Red Rock Dam on 198th Place
Collapsed
Built in 1881, Two spans lost to flooding in 1929, Partially collapsed on 31 August 1992, Converted to observation decks shortly thereafter.
IA14 Brush Creek Bridge   [Map]
Girder bridge over Brush Creek on IA Hwy. 14
Open to traffic
Built 1965
IA14 Red Rock Bridge   [Map · Street View]
Girder bridge over Des Moines River & Res. on IA 14
Open to traffic
Built 1965
IA14 Teter Creek Bridge   [Map]
Girder bridge over Teter Creek on IA Hwy. 14
Open to traffic
Built 1965
IA14 White Breast Creek Bridge   [Map]
Girder bridge over White Breast Creek on IA Hwy. 14
Open to traffic
Built 1965
IAIS - IA163 Overpass   [Map · Street View]
Abandoned pony/through girder bridge over Hwy 163 on former Iowa Interstate RR
Derelict/abandoned with rails removed
Local Road Bridge   [Map]
Lost through truss bridge over an unnamed creek on a local road
No longer exists
Built 1893; replaced 2002
Local Road Bridge   [Map]
Through truss bridge over South River on 108th Pl
Removed but not replaced
Built 1916; rehabilitated 1948
Main Street Overpass   [Map · Street View]
Timber stringer bridge over Railroad (UP) on Main Street
Open to traffic
Built 1940
Marysville Covered Bridge 15-63-05   [Map]
Covered bridge in park Knoxville
Open to pedestrians only
Built at Marysville in 1891, this half moved to the Knoxville in 1968
Old IA-14 Bridge   [Map]
Slab bridge over Unnamed Creek on Old IA-14
Inundated
Inundated 1969
Old IA14 Des Moines River Bridge   [Map]
Slab bridge over Red Rock Lake (formerly Des Moines River and other tributaries on IA Hwy. 14 until 1965; Now pedestrian path
All but the northernmost bridge and highway are inundated
Built ca. 1940
Pedestrian Overpass   [Map · Street View]
Timber stringer bridge over Railroad (BNSF) on North Attica Road
Open to pedestrians only
Pella Double Leaf Bascule Bridge   [Map]
Bridge over Man-made creek on Pedestrian sidewalk
Open to pedestrians only
Red Rock Bridge   [Map]
Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge with Camelback format (5 slope) upper chords over the Des Moines River near Red Rock Iowa.
Removed
Built circa 1897-99, One span lost to flooding in 1944, Removed during the building of the Red Rock Dam (?).
Red Rock Dam   [Map · Street View]
Slab bridge over Des Moines River on Highway T15
Open to traffic
Construction began in 1960, completed in 1969
RI - Des Moines River Bridge   [Map]
Lost 3-span Through truss bridge over Des Moines River on former Rock Island RR
Demolished
Removed in late 1930s? Piers removed from river channel 1950s-1960s.
Rousseau Bridge   [Map]
Lost Through truss bridge over Des Moines River on Road
Removed
Teter Creek Bridge   [Map]
Lost pony truss bridge over Teter Creek on 115th Place
Replaced by a new bridge
Built 1912; replaced ca. 2012
Unnamed Creek Bridge   [Map]
Pony truss bridge over Hickory Creek on 140th Avenue
Open to traffic
Built 1948
Unnamed Creek Bridge   [Map]
Pony truss bridge over an unnamed creek on Erbe Street
Open to traffic
Built 1916; rehabilitated 1954
Unnamed Creek Bridge   [Map]
Pony truss bridge over an unnamed creek on 50th Avenue
Closed
Built 1915; rehabilitated 1955; closed 2011
Unnamed creek Bridge
Lost Bridge over Unnamed creek on Local
Replaced by new bridge
Replaced 1899
Wabash Des Moines River Bridge   [Map · Street View]
Three-span through truss bridge over Des Moines River on 216th Place
Open to pedestrians only
Built 1882 for the Wabash Railroad; rehabilitated for vehicular traffic
Wabash Railroad Bridge #2864 - Cedar Creek Bridge   [Map]
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Cedar Creek on Wabash Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge
Built 1885
Wabash Railroad Bridge #2889 - English Creek Bridge   [Map]
Lost Whipple truss bridge over English Creek on former Wabash RR
Demolished with piers remaining
Built 1885; Erected here 1916; removed account of line abandonment for Lake Red Rock project
Wabash Railroad Bridge #2903   [Map]
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Watersheke Creek on Wabash, later N&W Railway
Demolished & inundated within Lake Red Rock
Inundated by the Lake Red Rock project in the 1960's, after the removal of the Wabash Railroad line through this area. The location specified on the map is approximate; Watersheke Creek cannot be found on any recent topographical map.
Wabash Railroad Bridge #2924
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Brush Creek on Wabash Railroad
Demolished & inundated within Lake Red Rock (Brush Creek)
Original bridge built 1891; renewed 1923; removed account of line abandonment for Lake Red Rock project
Wabash Railroad Bridge #2938   [Map]
Lost Concrete deck girder bridge over Calhoun Creek on Wabash Railroad
Demolished & inundated within Lake Red Rock (Calhoun Creek)
Original bridge built 1891; removed account of line abandonment for Lake Red Rock project
Wabash Railroad Bridge #2942   [Map]
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Prairie Creek on Wabash Railroad
Demolished
Original bridge built 1891; renewed 1917; removed account of line abandonment for Lake Red Rock project
Wabash Railroad Bridge #2954   [Map]
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Walnut Creek on Wabash Railroad
Demolished; portions of timber bents remain
Original bridge built 1891, renewed 1905; removed account of line abandonment for Lake Red Rock project
Wabash Railroad Bridge #2956   [Map]
Timber stringer bridge over Unknown creek on Wabash Railroad
Demolished
Original bridge built 1891; renewed 1901; removed account of line abandonment for Lake Red Rock project
Wabash Railroad Bridge #2961   [Map]
Lost bridge over Wilson's Creek on Wabash Railroad
Demolished & inundated, but the remains of the bridge's timber bent supports can be seen at times of low water level on the Des Moines River
Original bridge built 1891, renewed 1905 & 1928; removed account of line abandonment for Lake Red Rock project
Wabash Railroad Bridge #2966   [Map]
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Private roadway on Wabash Railroad
Demolished
Original bridge built 1891; renewed 1902; removed account of line abandonment for Lake Red Rock project
Wabash Railroad Bridge #2971   [Map]
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Unknown creek on Wabash Railroad
Demolished
Original bridge built 1891; renewed 1904 & 1928; removed account of line abandonment for Lake Red Rock project
Wabash Railroad Bridge #2972   [Map]
Lost Steel stringer bridge over Unknown creek on Wabash Railroad
Demolished
Original bridge built 1891; removed account of line abandonment for Lake Red Rock project
Walnut Creek Bridge   [Map]
Lost pony truss bridge over Walnut Creek on Picard Drive
Removed but not replaced
Built ca. 1910; demolished 2009 (?)
West Durham Covered Bridge   [Map]
Lost Through truss bridge over English Creek on Road (Now Highway T17)
Destroyed by fire
Built 1880; Burned 1965
White Breast Creek Bridge   [Map]
Lost through truss bridge over White Breast Creek on 92nd Avenue
Lost to flooding in April 2013
Built 1947, washed out by flooding in April 2013
Wilcox Game Preserve Covered Bridge 15-63-04   [Map]
Abandoned town lattice truss bridge over Ravine on Private Road
Derelict/abandoned
Built 1870