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Main Street Bridge

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Photo provided by Hank Zaletel

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Iowa River on Main Street
Location
Belmond, Wright County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Replaced 1977
Design
Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.84583, -93.61749   (decimal degrees)
42°50'45" N, 93°37'03" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/449543/4743879 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Belmond
Inventory number
BH 57549 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Belmond, Iowa (4)
Howe Lattice Portal (23)
Iowa (5,828)
Iowa River (126)
Lally columns (256)
Lattice Railing (183)
Lost (18,947)
Lost 1977 (35)
Lost during 1970s (395)
Pin-connected (3,308)
Pratt through truss (4,625)
Pratt truss (8,071)
Replaced by new bridge (12,571)
Through truss (12,952)
Truss (29,557)
Wooden deck (5,873)
Wright County, Iowa (23)

Update Log 

  • October 10, 2017: Updated by Luke: Added loss date
  • November 24, 2016: New photo from Luke
  • May 18, 2015: Updated by Luke: Added category "Lattice Railing"
  • August 12, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

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