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Lincoln Way Squaw Creek Bridge (Old)

Photos 

Iowa Department of Transportation

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BH Photo #256800

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pony/through plate girder bridge over Squaw Creek on Lincoln Way
Location
Ames, Story County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1921, Replaced 1957
Builders
- Ben Cole & Sons Construction Co. of Ames, Iowa (Contractor)
- Iowa State Highway Commission of Ames, Iowa (Design)
- Pittsburgh-Des Moines Steel Co. of Des Moines, Iowa & Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (Erection/Fabrication)
Design
Pony plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.02294, -93.63090   (decimal degrees)
42°01'23" N, 93°37'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/447769/4652516 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Ames West
Inventory number
BH 50929 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 30, 2017: New photo from Luke
  • June 10, 2016: Updated by Luke: Added builders
  • June 21, 2013: New photo from Luke Harden
  • June 18, 2013: New photos from Luke Harden
  • January 13, 2012: Added by Luke Harden

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