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Wilcox Game Preserve Covered Bridge

Photos 

Wilcox Game Preserve / Marysville

Photo taken by Jack Schmidt June 10, 2012

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BH Photo #275304

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned town lattice truss bridge over Ravine on Private Road
Location
Marion County, Iowa
Status
Derelict/abandoned
History
Built 1870
Design
Town lattice through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 40.0 ft.
Also called
Marysville Covere4d Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.23583, -92.95150   (decimal degrees)
41°14'09" N, 92°57'05" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/504064/4564938 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lovilia
Inventory numbers
WGCB 15-63-04 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 59834 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (7,653)
Abandoned (3,727)
Built 1870 (142)
Built during 1870s (1,129)
Covered (1,675)
Iowa (6,544)
Lattice through truss (566)
Lattice truss (598)
Marion County, Iowa (125)
Through truss (15,263)
Total length 25-50 feet (11,232)
Town lattice truss (269)
Truss (33,102)

Update Log 

  • February 20, 2014: Added by Jack Schmidt

Sources 

  • Jack Schmidt - jjturtle [at] earthlink [dot] net