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Monroe Street Bridge

Photo 

During construction

Photo taken by R. Linton. Image provided by Musser Public Library

View this photo at umvphotoarchive.org

BH Photo #239199

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Filled in bridge over Mad Creek on Monroe Street
Location
Muscatine, Muscatine County, Iowa
Status
Filled in
History
Built 1913, Filled in during the 1960s when Mad Creek was re-channeled.
Builders
- Charles H. Young of Muscatine, Iowa (City Engineer/Design)
- Elmer L. Gochanour of Grandview, Iowa
Railroads
- Muscatine Light & Traction Co. (ML&T)
- Streetcar
Dimensions
Span length: 66.0 ft.
Total length: 66.0 ft.
Deck width: 40.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.43707, -91.04308   (decimal degrees)
41°26'13" N, 91°02'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/663491/4589126 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Muscatine
Inventory number
BH 52964 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 6, 2016: Updated by Luke: Added builder
  • March 26, 2015: New Street View added by Luke
  • September 12, 2012: Photo imported by Luke Harden
  • July 18, 2012: Added by Luke Harden

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