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IA46 Des Moines River Bridge

Photos 

The IA 46 bridge is on the right.

Photo provided by Lost Des Moines

BH Photo #250066

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Warren through truss bridge over Des Moines River on IA46
Location
Pleasant Hill, Polk County, Iowa
Status
Removed
History
Built 1938; Removed 1998
Builder
- Iowa State Highway Commission of Ames, Iowa (Design)
Design
Warren through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 149.9 ft.
Total length: 609.9 ft.
Deck width: 24.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.55156, -93.52490   (decimal degrees)
41°33'06" N, 93°31'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/456225/4600121 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Des Moines SE
Inventory numbers
IA 40760 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 55178 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 2, 2015: New photo from Luke
  • November 20, 2014: Updated by Don Morrison: Added category "Lost during 1990s"
  • March 5, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Merged NBI info.
  • January 10, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

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