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Butler's Landing Bridge (1885)

Photo 

Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

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BH Photo #269880

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Iowa River on Road
Location
Johnson County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1885; Replaced 1907
Builder
- J.E. Jayne & Son Bridge Co. of Iowa City, Iowa
Design
Pratt through truss
Also called
Dubuque Street Bridge (Oldest)
Butler's Bridge
Butler Bridge (Oldest)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.69403, -91.54688   (decimal degrees)
41°41'39" N, 91°32'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/620920/4616826 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Iowa City West
Inventory number
BH 58731 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (7,669)
Built 1885 (185)
Built during 1880s (2,017)
Iowa (6,545)
Iowa River (134)
J.E. Jayne & Son Bridge Co. (13)
Johnson County, Iowa (200)
Lost (25,265)
Lost 1907 (45)
Lost during 1900s (325)
Pin-connected (3,943)
Pratt through truss (5,458)
Pratt truss (9,395)
Replaced by new bridge (17,007)
Through truss (15,283)
Truss (33,136)
Wooden deck (6,086)

Update Log 

  • December 11, 2020: Updated by Luke: Added build date
  • November 7, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

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