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College Street Bridge (1876)

Photos 

Originally published by the Iowa City Press-Citizen; Used under Fair Use

View this photo at newspapers.com

BH Photo #428089

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad & Ralston Creek on College Street
Location
Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1876; Replaced 1927
Design
Double Barreled Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.65889, -91.52889   (decimal degrees)
41°39'32" N, 91°31'44" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/622484/4612949 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 80717 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (7,852)
Built 1876 (112)
Built during 1870s (1,162)
Double-barreled (83)
Iowa (6,625)
Iowa City, Iowa (60)
Johnson County, Iowa (210)
Lost (26,415)
Lost 1927 (67)
Lost during 1920s (553)
Owned by city (5,766)
Pin-connected (4,064)
Pratt through truss (5,646)
Pratt truss (9,681)
Ralston Creek (21)
Replaced by new bridge (17,899)
Through truss (15,749)
Truss (33,911)

Update Log 

  • November 21, 2020: Updated by Luke: Removed category "Burlington, Cedar Rapids & Northern Railway Co."
  • April 7, 2020: New photo from Luke
  • May 17, 2018: New photo from Luke
  • March 14, 2018: Added by Luke

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