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Willow Creek Bridge

Photo 

Iowa Department of Transportation

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BH Photo #261185

Map 

Description 

Listed as Mason City by the IADOT. Does not look like Mason City

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Willow Creek on Road
Location
Mason City, Cerro Gordo County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1880, Lost 1918
Builder
- Chicago Bridge Co. of Chicago, Illinois
Design
Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.15357, -93.20104   (decimal degrees)
43°09'13" N, 93°12'04" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/483654/4777888 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Mason City
Inventory number
BH 57384 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (8,073)
Built 1880 (190)
Built during 1880s (2,108)
Cerro Gordo County, Iowa (100)
Chicago Bridge Co. (22)
Iowa (6,755)
Lost (27,329)
Mason City, Iowa (38)
Pin-connected (4,363)
Pratt through truss (5,865)
Pratt truss (10,007)
Replaced by new bridge (18,554)
Through truss (16,244)
Truss (34,673)

Update Log 

  • July 28, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

Sources 

  • Luke