Rating:
3 votes

East Bridge

Photos 

Photo provided by Hank Zaletel

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

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BH Photo #249731

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Iowa River on Main Street
Location
Marengo, Iowa County, Iowa
Status
Removed
History
Built 1896;
Builder
- Clinton Bridge & Iron Works of Clinton, Iowa
Design
Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.80053, -92.05179   (decimal degrees)
41°48'02" N, 92°03'06" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/578773/4628064 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Marengo
Inventory number
BH 55698 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (6,800)
A-frame portal (409)
Built 1896 (247)
Built during 1890s (2,712)
Clinton Bridge & Iron Works (67)
Iowa (6,151)
Iowa County, Iowa (86)
Iowa River (129)
Lally columns (290)
Lost (21,297)
Marengo, Iowa (5)
Pin-connected (3,659)
Pratt through truss (4,883)
Pratt truss (8,500)
Through truss (13,848)
Truss (30,947)
Wooden deck (5,990)

Update Log 

  • July 17, 2018: Updated by Luke: Added builder & date
  • January 23, 2015: Updated by Luke: Added link to imagery of some remains
  • March 3, 2013: Added by Luke Harden