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 - 7th - Street - Overpass   [Map · Street View]
Steel stringer bridge over 7th Street on BNSF Railway
Open to traffic
BNSF - Cedar - Creek - Bridge   [Map]
Deck plate girder bridge over Cedar Creek on BNSF Railway
Open to rail traffic
Built 1930
BNSF - Main - Street - Overpass   [Map · Street View]
Steel stringer bridge over Main Street on BNSF Railway
Open to traffic
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
NS - Cedar - Creek - Bridge   [Map]
Deck plate girder bridge over Cedar Creek on Wabash, later N&W, now NS Railway
Open to rail traffic
Built 1930
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
Red - Rock - Pool - Bridge   [Map]
Steel stringer bridge over Red Rock Pool on Ag And Dnr Traffic
Open to traffic
Built 1920
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
UP - 60th - Avenue - Overpass   [Map]
Steel stringer bridge over 60th Avenue on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic
Wabash - Cedar - Creek - Bridge (Old)   [Map]
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Cedar Creek on Wabash Railroad
Replaced by a new DPG bridge in 1930 (per Wabash RR documents)
Built 1885; replaced by a new DPG bridge in 1930 (per Wabash RR documents)
Wabash - English - Creek - Bridge   [Map]
Lost Whipple truss bridge over English Creek on former Wabash RR
Demolished with piers remaining
Original 92' Howe truss bridge at this location built 1891; replaced 1916 with this bridge; replaced 1932 with a 163' DPG span (removed 1968 account of line abandonment for Lake Red Rock project)
Wabash - Des - Moines - River - Bridge   [Map · Street View]
Three-span through truss bridge over Des Moines River on 216th Place; south approach rebuilt 1943 with I-beam stringers
Open to pedestrians only
Built 1882 for the Wabash Railroad; rehabilitated for vehicular traffic
Wabash - Railroad - Bridge #2851   [Map]
Lost Timber stringer bridge over County road on Wabash, later N&W, now NS Railway
Replaced by a new highway overpass
Built 1940; replaced at some point by a new highway overpass
Wabash - Railroad - Bridge #2867   [Map]
Steel stringer bridge over Unknown creek on Wabash, later N&W, now NS Railway
Open to rail traffic
Built 1937
Wabash - Railroad - Bridge #2868 - Walnut - Creek - bridge   [Map]
Pony/through girder bridge over Walnut Creek on Wabash, later N&W, now NS Railway
Open to rail traffic
Original 70' low truss bridge at this location built 1899; replaced by this bridge 1913
Wabash - Railroad - Bridge #2881   [Map]
Concrete culvert bridge over Unknown creek on Wabash, later N&W, now NS Railway
Open to rail traffic
Original 96' pile trestle bridge at this location built 1899; replaced 1931 with this concrete box
Wabash - Railroad - Bridge #2884   [Map]
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Unknown creek on Wabash, later N&W Railway
Demolished account of line abandonment for Lake Red Rock project
Original 96' pile trestle bridge at this location built 1898; replaced by this bridge 1955; demolished 1968 account of line abandonment
Wabash - Railroad - Bridge #2892   [Map]
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Unknown creek on Wabash, later N&W Railway
Demolished account of line abandonment
Original 220' pile trestle bridge at this location built 1892; renewed 1923; renewed 1955 with this bridge; abandoned account of line abandonment concurrent to Lake Red Rock project
Wabash - Railroad - Bridge #2892A   [Map]
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Unknown creek on Wabash, later N&W Railway
Demolished account of line abandonment
Original 32' pile trestle at this location built 1892; renewed 1902; replaced 1934 with this bridge; removed 1968 account of line abandonment concurrent with Lake Red Rock project
Wabash - Railroad - Bridge #2893   [Map]
Lost Steel stringer bridge over Unknown creek on Wabash, later N&W Railway
Demolished account of line abandonment
Original 188' pile trestle at this location built 1901; replaced 1932 with this bridge; removed account of line abandonment concurrent with Lake Red Rock project
Wabash - Railroad - Bridge #2894   [Map]
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Unknown creek on Wabash, later N&W Railway
Demolished account of line abandonment
Original 128' pile trestle at this location built 1902; replaced 1924 with 164' pile trestle; replaced 1934 with this bridge; removed account of line abandonment concurrent with Lake Red Rock project
Wabash - Railroad - Bridge #2895   [Map]
Lost Steel stringer bridge over Unknown creek on Wabash, later N&W Railway
Demolished account of line abandonment
Original 110' pile trestle bridge at this location built 1892; renewed 1902; replaced 1935 with this bridge; removed account of line abandonment concurrent with Lake Red Rock project
Wabash - Railroad - Bridge #2898A   [Map]
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Unknown creek on Wabash, later N&W Railway
Demolished account of line abandonment
Original 16' pile trestle at this location built 1903; replaced 1931 with this bridge; removed & inundated 1968 account of line abandonment concurrent with Lake Red Rock project
Wabash - Railroad - Bridge #2900   [Map]
Lost Steel stringer bridge over Unknown creek on Wabash, later N&W Railway
Demolished account of line abandonment
Original 32' wood culvert built 1901; rebuilt 1903 with a 16' pile trestle; replaced 1939 with this bridge; removed & inundated 1968 account of line abandonment concurrent with Lake Red Rock project
Wabash - Railroad - Bridge #2901   [Map]
Lost Steel stringer bridge over Unknown creek on Wabash, later N&W Railway
Demolished account of line abandonment
Original 78' pile trestle at this location built 1901; rebuilt 1926 with 105' pile trestle; replaced 1953 with this bridge; removed & inundated 1968 account of line abandonment concurrent with 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
Original 134' Howe truss bridge at this location built 1888; replaced 1916 with this bridge (originally from Br. #499); replaced 1931 with 119' DPG span; removed 1968 account of abandonment concurrent with Lake Red Rock project
Wabash - Railroad - Bridge #2917   [Map]
Lost Steel stringer bridge over Wildcat Creek on Wabash, later N&W Railway
Inundated account of line abandonment for Lake Red Rock project
Original 220' pile trestle bridge at this location built 1890; renewed 1904; renewed 1953 with this bridge
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 #2924
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Unknown creek on Wabash, later N&W Railway
Inundated 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
Bridge removed and site inundated within Lake Red Rock watershed (Calhoun Creek cove)
Original 228' low-truss/pile trestle bridge at this location built 1891; replaced by this bridge 1932; town (Dunreath) abandoned and bridge 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 260' pile trestle built 1891; renewed 1904; replaced by this bridge 1917; renewed again 1933, removed account of line abandonment concurrent with Lake Red Rock project
Wabash - Railroad - Bridge #2945   [Map]
Lost Steel stringer O.G. bridge over County road on Wabash, later N&W Railway
Demolished
Original 80' pile trestle at this location built 1900; renewed 1912, replaced 1933 with this bridge; removed account of line abandonment concurrent with Lake Red Rock project
Wabash - Railroad - Bridge #2954   [Map]
Lost Steel stringer bridge over Walnut Creek on Wabash Railroad
Demolished; portions of timber bents remain
Original 11-span 165' pile trestle built 1891, renewed 1905; replaced with this bridge 1936; removed account of line abandonment concurrent with Lake Red Rock project
Wabash - Railroad - Bridge #2956   [Map]
Lost Steel stringer bridge over Unknown creek on Wabash Railroad
Demolished
Original 32' pile trestle built 1891; rebuilt with this bridge 1940; removed account of line abandonment concurrent with Lake Red Rock project
Wabash - Railroad - Bridge #2961   [Map]
Lost bridge over Wilson's Creek on Wabash Railroad
Demolished & (normally) 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 114' low truss bridge built 1891, renewed 1905 & 1928; replaced with this bridge 1955; removed account of line abandonment concurrent with Lake Red Rock project
Wabash - Railroad - Bridge #2966   [Map]
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Unknown creek on Wabash Railroad
Demolished
Original 79' pile trestle bridge at this location built 1902; replaced 1940 with this bridge; removed account of line abandonment concurrent with Lake Red Rock project
Wabash - Railroad - Bridge #2967   [Map]
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Unknown creek on Wabash, later N&W Railway
Demolished
Original 96' pile trestle bridge at this location built 1901; replaced 1924 with this bridge; Original pile trestle at this location built 1899; rebuilt 1937 with this bridge; removed account of line abandonment concurrent to Lake Red Rock project
Wabash - Railroad - Bridge #2971   [Map]
Lost Steel stringer bridge over Unknown creek on Wabash Railroad
Demolished; pile bents remain at terminus of creek into Des Moines River
Original 47' pile trestle bridge at this location built 1891; renewed 1904 & 1928 with 67.4' pile trestle; replaced by this bridge 1931; removed account of line abandonment concurrent to Lake Red Rock project
Wabash - Railroad - Bridge #2972   [Map]
Lost Steel stringer bridge over Unknown creek on Wabash Railroad
Demolished
Original 143' pile trestle bridge at this location built 1891; rebuilt 1932 with this bridge; removed account of line abandonment concurrent to Lake Red Rock project
Wabash - Railroad - Bridge #P-10 - Pershing - Mine - Spur   [Map]
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Unknown creek on Wabash Railroad
Demolished account of line abandonment
Built 1919
Wabash - Railroad - Bridge #P-12 - Pershing - Mine - Spur   [Map]
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Unknown creek on Wabash Railroad
Demolished account of line abandonment
Built 1919
Wabash - Railroad - Bridge #P-13 - Pershing - Mine - Spur   [Map]
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Unknown creek
Demolished account of line abandonment
Built 1919
Wabash - Railroad - Bridge #P-14 - Pershing - Mine - Spur   [Map]
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Walnut Creek on Wabash Railroad
Demolished account of line abandonment
Built 1919
Wabash - Railroad - Bridge #P-15 - Pershing - Mine - Spur   [Map]
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Crooked Creek tributary on Wabash Railroad
Demolished account of line abandonment
Built 1919
Wabash - Railroad - Bridge #P-17 - Pershing - Mine - Spur   [Map]
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Crooked Creek on Wabash Railroad
Demolished account of line abandonment
Built 1945
Wabash - Railroad - Bridge #P-18 - Pershing - Mine - Spur   [Map]
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Willow Creek tributary on Wabash Railroad
Demolished account of line abandonment
Built 1919
Wabash - Railroad - Bridge #P-19 - Pershing - Mine - Spur   [Map]
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Willow Creek on Wabash Railroad
Demolished account of line abandonment
Built 1919
Wabash - Railroad - Bridge #P-20 - Pershing - Mine - Spur   [Map]
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Unknown creek on Wabash Railroad
Demolished account of line abandonment
Built 1919
Wabash - Railroad - Bridge #P-4 - Pershing - Mine - Spur   [Map]
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Unknown ditch on Wabash Railroad
Demolished account of line abandonment
Built 1919
Wabash - Railroad - Bridge #P-7 - Pershing - Mine - Spur   [Map]
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Unknown creek on Wabash Railroad
Demolished account of line abandonment
Built 1919
Wabash - Railroad - Bridge #P-8 - Pershing - Mine - Spur   [Map]
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Unknown creek on Wabash Railroad
Demolished account of line abandonment
Built 1919
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