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Bonaparte Bridge

Photo 

Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

BH Photo #258245

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Des Moines River on Road
Location
Bonaparte, Van Buren County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1877, Replaced 1960
Builder
- King Iron Bridge & Manufacturing Co. of Cleveland, Ohio [also known as King Bridge Co.]
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 150.0 ft.
Total length: 900.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.69689, -91.80314   (decimal degrees)
40°41'49" N, 91°48'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/601118/4505798 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bonaparte
Inventory number
BH 56893 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 21, 2016: Updated by Luke: Added builder
  • June 30, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

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