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Butler Bridge (Old)

Photos 

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BH Photo #353997

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Parker through truss bridge over Iowa River on Dubuque Street
Location
Johnson County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1932; Replaced 1991
Builders
- Iowa State Highway Commission of Ames, Iowa
- Snyder & Johnson of Humbolt, Iowa
Design
Parker through truss
Also called
Dubuque Street Bridge (Old)
US218 Iowa River Bridge
US218 Butler Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.69396, -91.54711   (decimal degrees)
41°41'38" N, 91°32'50" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/620901/4616817 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Iowa City West
Inventory number
BH 57749 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 24, 2019: Updated by Luke: Added build date & builder
  • January 12, 2019: New photo from Melissa Brand-Welch
  • May 17, 2018: Updated by Luke: Added link to image
  • February 24, 2016: Updated by Luke: Added circa build date
  • October 11, 2015: Updated by Luke: Added common name
  • August 18, 2015: Updated by Luke: Added type.
  • April 21, 2015: Updated by Luke: Added categories "Red Ball Route", "Diagonal Trail"
  • November 2, 2014: Updated by Luke: Added category "US 218"
  • August 24, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

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