Rating:
No votes cast

West Bend Bridge

Photo 

Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

BH Photo #358486

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Des Moines River on Road
Location
Palo Alto County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1897
Builder
- Clinton Bridge & Iron Works of Clinton, Iowa
Design
Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.95755, -94.52164   (decimal degrees)
42°57'27" N, 94°31'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/375887/4757224 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Plover
Inventory number
BH 72787 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (9,231)
Built 1897 (302)
Built during 1890s (3,329)
Clinton Bridge & Iron Works (79)
Des Moines River (239)
Iowa (6,830)
Lost (30,600)
One-lane traffic (8,053)
Owned by county (21,822)
Palo Alto County, Iowa (24)
Pin-connected (5,221)
Pratt through truss (6,304)
Pratt truss (10,655)
Replaced by new bridge (20,825)
Through truss (18,241)
Truss (37,281)
Wooden deck (6,229)