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Rockdale Stone Arch

Photos 

Photo provided by Hank Zaletel

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs (CC BY-NC-ND)

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BH Photo #323086

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost stone arch bridge over South Fork Catfish Creek
Location
Rockdale, Dubuque County, Iowa
Status
No longer exists
Design
Stone arch
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.46851, -90.67683   (decimal degrees)
42°28'07" N, 90°40'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/690986/4704411 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Dubuque South
Inventory number
BH 67130 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Arch (12,376)
Catfish Creek (Dubuque County, Iowa) (18)
Deck arch (11,612)
Dubuque County, Iowa (114)
Iowa (6,611)
Lost (26,151)
Rockdale, Iowa (7)
Stone arch (3,152)

Update Log 

  • October 27, 2020: Updated by Luke: Added image per forum post by David Swift

Sources 

  • Luke

Comments 

Rockdale Stone Arch
Posted October 27, 2020, by Luke

It is the same bridge. Thank you very much for posting it and the website!

Rockdale Stone Arch
Posted October 27, 2020, by David Swift (davidandrewswift69 [at] gmail [dot] com)

I believe I may have found a better picture of this long gone bridge. See uploaded file. The source of file is as follows> https://thelensofhistory.com/directory/root-samuel/

Rockdale Stone Arch
Posted June 29, 2017, by David Swift (d [dot] swift [at] mchsi [dot] com)

I believe the coordinates for this bridge are incorrect. The correct ones being as follows >

42.4685092, -90.6768341