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Lehigh Bridge (Older)

Photo 

Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

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BH Photo #432172

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Des Moines River on School Street
Location
Lehigh, Webster County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Replaced 1907
Design
Whipple through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.36103, -94.05146   (decimal degrees)
42°21'40" N, 94°03'05" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/413414/4690397 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lehigh
Inventory number
BH 79240 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Des Moines River (230)
Iowa (6,545)
Lehigh, Iowa (4)
Lost (25,260)
Lost 1907 (45)
Lost during 1900s (325)
One-lane traffic (7,618)
Owned by city (5,547)
Pin-connected (3,943)
Replaced by new bridge (17,002)
Through truss (15,279)
Truss (33,131)
Webster County, Iowa (88)
Whipple truss (390)
Wooden deck (6,086)

Update Log 

  • July 23, 2018: Updated by Art Suckewer: Corrected truss type
  • July 23, 2018: New photo from Luke
  • November 2, 2017: Added by Luke

Related Bridges 

Sources 

  • Luke
  • Art Suckewer - Asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com

Comments 

Lehigh Bridge (Older)
Posted July 23, 2018, by Art S. (asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com)

Cool bridge!