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Stennett Bridge

Photo 

Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

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BH Photo #284898

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bowstring pony truss bridge over East Nishnabotna River on Road
Location
Montgomery County, Iowa
Status
No longer exists
Builder
- Wrought Iron Bridge Co. of Canton, Ohio
Design
Bowstring pony truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.08738, -95.20508   (decimal degrees)
41°05'15" N, 95°12'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/314788/4550800 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Red Oak North
Inventory number
BH 55820 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 9, 2020: Updated by Art Suckewer: loss date thanks to Melissa & approximate build date
  • March 17, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

Sources 

  • Luke
  • Image
  • Art Suckewer - Asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com

Comments 

Stennett Bridge
Posted August 9, 2020, by Melissa Brand-Welch (melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com)

Art, not much help but it was replaced in 1935

Des Moines Register: July 26 1935

Stennett Bridge
Posted August 9, 2020, by Art S. (asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com)

I'm fairly confident this is a Wrought Iron Bridge Co. product. The shadows suggest a Keystone Column arch.

Regards,

Art S.