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Story City Arch Bridge

Photos 

Postcard

Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

Enlarge

BH Photo #248267

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Closed-spandrel arch bridge over South Skunk River on Road
Location
Story City, Story County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Replaced 1952
Builder
- N.M. Stark & Co. of Des Moines, Iowa
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.18756, -93.58444   (decimal degrees)
42°11'15" N, 93°35'04" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/451740/4670766 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Story City
Inventory number
BH 52801 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Arch (11,192)
Closed-spandrel arch (3,602)
Deck arch (10,431)
Iowa (5,783)
Lost (18,666)
Lost 1952 (28)
Lost during 1950s (387)
N.M. Stark & Co. (34)
Replaced by new bridge (12,365)
South Skunk River (48)
Story City, Iowa (3)
Story County, Iowa (145)

Update Log 

  • October 18, 2016: Updated by Dana and Kay Klein: South Skunk
  • February 7, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added likely builder based on timeframe
  • January 26, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added replacement date.
  • August 15, 2012: Photo imported by Luke Harden
  • July 1, 2012: Added by Luke Harden

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