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Sioux City Service Co. - Floyd River Bridge

Photo 

Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

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BH Photo #267797

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Floyd River on Sioux City Service Co.
Location
Sioux City, Woodbury County, Iowa
Status
Removed
History
Built here after Sioux City Elevated abandoned 1899; Abandoned in 1948 when service ended; Removed in the 1960s when the river was channelised
Builder
- King Bridge Co. of Cleveland, Ohio
Railroad
- Sioux City Service Co. (SCS)
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 150.0 ft.
Also called
Streetcar Bridge
4th Street Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.49434, -96.37469   (decimal degrees)
42°29'40" N, 96°22'29" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/715737/4708004 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Sergeant Bluff
Inventory number
BH 57819 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Deck girder (4,781)
Floyd River (Iowa) (28)
Girder (8,567)
Iowa (5,954)
King Bridge Co. (303)
Laced endposts (150)
Lally columns (264)
Lost (19,816)
Pin-connected (3,528)
Plate girder (6,571)
Pratt through truss (4,708)
Pratt truss (8,187)
Railroad (13,783)
Relocated (679)
Sioux City Service Co. (2)
Sioux City, Iowa (25)
Through truss (13,190)
Total length 125-175 feet (5,394)
Truss (29,898)
Woodbury County, Iowa (68)

Update Log 

  • June 6, 2018: Updated by Luke: Added builder+ Noted being relocated
  • April 27, 2015: Updated by Luke: GPS
  • August 31, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

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