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Lincoln Way Ioway Creek Bridge (1908)

Photos 

Under Construction

Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

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BH Photo #415313

Facts 

Overview
Lost Arch bridge over Squaw Creek on West Lincoln Way (Lincoln Highway)
Location
Ames, Story County, Iowa
Status
Destroyed by flood
History
Built 1908, Lost 1918
Builder
- N.M. Stark & Co. of Des Moines, Iowa
Design
Luten arch
Also called
Lincoln Way Squaw Creek Bridge (1908)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.02282, -93.63077   (decimal degrees)
42°01'22" N, 93°37'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/447779/4652502 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Ames West
Inventory number
BH 49251 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 28, 2019: Updated by Luke: Added postcard from David Shedlock's eBay page
  • December 30, 2017: New photo from Luke
  • August 1, 2013: New photos from Luke Harden
  • January 3, 2013: New photo from Luke Harden
  • August 23, 2011: Updated by Luke Harden: added lost date
  • July 29, 2011: Added by Luke Harden

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Sources 

  • Luke