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US61 Wapsipinicon River Bridge (Old)

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Wapsipinicon River on US 61
Location
Scott County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1922, Middle span washed away 1958; Replaced 1965
Builders
- Gould Construction Co. of Davenport, Iowa
- Iowa State Highway Commission of Ames, Iowa (Design)
Design
3 70' Through trusses
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 70.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.76662, -90.53467   (decimal degrees)
41°45'60" N, 90°32'05" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/704924/4626802 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
De Witt
Inventory number
BH 71759 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 29, 2019: Updated by Luke: Added category "Gould Construction Co."