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Traer Bowstring

Photos 

Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

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BH Photo #524454

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bowstring pony truss bridge over Wolf Creek on Mill Street
Location
Traer, Tama County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Replaced 1911
Builder
- Columbia Bridge Works of Dayton, Ohio (Builder Based on Design)
Design
Bowstring pony truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.19568, -92.47095   (decimal degrees)
42°11'44" N, 92°28'15" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/543679/4671638 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 96984 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Bowstring pony truss (353)
Bowstring truss (683)
Columbia Bridge Works (101)
Iowa (6,812)
Lost (29,211)
Lost 1911 (51)
Lost during 1910s (692)
One-lane traffic (7,931)
Pin-connected (4,908)
Pony truss (17,097)
Replaced by new bridge (19,843)
Tama County, Iowa (111)
Traer, Iowa (9)
Truss (36,061)

Update Log 

  • March 10, 2022: New photos from Luke

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Sources 

  • Luke