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Walnut Street Bridge

Photo 

Photo taken by the USACE for Muscatine County in 1971; Provided courtesy of Jeanie Thurston

BH Photo #515361

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over West Branch Wapsinonoc Creek on Walnut Street
Location
West Liberty, Muscatine County, Iowa
Status
Destroyed by collision
History
Destroyed by collision 1971
Design
Pratt pony truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.56346, -91.27061   (decimal degrees)
41°33'48" N, 91°16'14" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/644201/4602753 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 91446 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Destroyed by collision (102)
Iowa (6,811)
Lally columns (354)
Lost (29,127)
Lost 1971 (101)
Lost during 1970s (971)
Muscatine County, Iowa (188)
One-lane traffic (7,922)
Owned by city (6,113)
Pin-connected (4,879)
Pony truss (17,086)
Pratt pony truss (3,986)
Pratt truss (10,407)
Truss (35,988)
Wapsinonoc Creek (29)
West Liberty, Iowa (9)
Wooden deck (6,175)

Update Log 

  • January 13, 2022: New photo from Luke
  • November 14, 2021: New photo from Luke
  • December 16, 2020: New photo from Luke

Sources 

  • Luke