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Prairie Street Bowstring

Photos 

Photo provided by Jeanie Thurston

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BH Photo #515693

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bowstring pony truss bridge over West Branch Wapsinonoc Creek on Prairie Street/Chesbro Road
Location
West Liberty, Muscatine County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1877; Rebuilt ca 1928
Design
Bowstring pony truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.56791, -91.27757   (decimal degrees)
41°34'04" N, 91°16'39" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/643611/4603235 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 91448 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 14, 2022: New photo from Luke
  • December 27, 2021: New photo from Luke
  • December 26, 2021: Updated by Luke: Added builder per design cues.
  • December 22, 2020: New photo from Luke
  • December 16, 2020: Added by Luke

Sources 

  • Luke