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Walnut Street Bridge (3rd)

Photos 

The second Court Avenue Bridge in 1909.

Photo taken by unknown photographer

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BH Photo #273204

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bridge over Des Moines River
Location
Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1891, Replaced 1911
Builder
- George E. King Bridge Co. of Des Moines, Iowa
Design
Through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.58746, -93.61754   (decimal degrees)
41°35'15" N, 93°37'03" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/448527/4604158 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Des Moines SE
Inventory number
BH 59319 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 18, 2017: New photo from Dave King
  • May 4, 2014: New photo from Michael O'Brien
  • January 22, 2014: Updated by Luke Harden: Added info from Lost Des Moines FB group.
  • January 21, 2014: Added by Michael O'Brien

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Sources 

  • Michael O'Brien
  • Luke
  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com