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6th Avenue Bridge (1910)

Photos 

Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

BH Photo #231226

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Indian Creek on 6th Avenue
Location
Marion, Linn County, Iowa
Status
Replaced on a new alignment
History
Built 1910; Replaced 1947; Was scheduled to be re-erected over Indian Creek on Tama Street, but Tama Street was never completed as a through road.
Builder
- Indiana Bridge Co. of Muncie, Indiana
Design
Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.03099, -91.61164   (decimal degrees)
42°01'52" N, 91°36'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/614926/4654149 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Marion
Inventory number
BH 52322 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1910 (1,207)
Built during 1910s (9,970)
Indiana Bridge Co. (146)
Iowa (6,793)
Linn County, Iowa (251)
Lost (28,488)
Lost 1947 (44)
Lost during 1940s (490)
Marion, Iowa (17)
Pratt through truss (6,057)
Pratt truss (10,299)
Through truss (16,792)
Truss (35,469)

Update Log 

  • December 5, 2021: Updated by Luke: Noted failed relocation
  • October 2, 2021: Updated by Luke: Added builder
  • May 6, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added replacement date.
  • April 30, 2012: Added by Luke Harden

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Sources 

  • Luke