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Homestead Avenue Bridge

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Homestead Avenue Bridge

Quad-City Times: May 28 1978

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BH Photo #442847

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over Black Hawk Creek on Homestead Avenue
Location
Davenport, Scott County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1896; Closed 1977; Replaced by bailey bridge ca. 1978
Design
Pratt pony truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.50667, -90.62624   (decimal degrees)
41°30'24" N, 90°37'34" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/698107/4597725 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 84273 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (6,854)
Built 1896 (250)
Built during 1890s (2,732)
Davenport, Iowa (62)
Iowa (6,177)
Lost (22,106)
Lost 1978 (52)
Lost during 1970s (585)
Owned by city (4,916)
Pony truss (15,664)
Pratt pony truss (3,462)
Pratt truss (8,676)
Replaced by new bridge (14,758)
Scott County, Iowa (116)
Truss (31,117)

Update Log 

  • January 24, 2019: New photos from Melissa Brand-Welch
  • January 24, 2019: Added by Luke

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Sources 

  • Luke
  • Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com