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Buck Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.540556,-93.045833

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Carries Royal Street over Buck Creek
Design: truss/pony
Design Details: Pony truss
Total Length: 63.0 Feet
Span Length: 60.0 Feet

Overview: Pony truss bridge over Buck Creek on Royal Street
History: Built 1925
Built: 1925

Location: Jasper County

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Clear Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.849282,-93.208703

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Carries 107th Avenue over Clear Creek
Design: truss/pony/warren/verticals
Design Details: Warren pony truss with all verticals
Total Length: 94.2 Feet
Span Length: 49.9 Feet

Overview: Warren Pony truss with all verticals bridge over Clear Creek on 107th Avenue
History: Built 1914; rehabilitated 1940
Built: 1914

Location: Jasper County

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407762

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Looking Northwest

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407763

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Looking West

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407764

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West abutment

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407765

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Under the deck

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407766

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Under the deck

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407767

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Looking West

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407768

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Under the deck

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407769

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Looking West under the deck

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407849

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East abutment

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407850

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Looking West

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407851

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Looking West

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407852

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North truss detail

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407853

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North truss detail

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407854

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South truss detail

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407855

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South truss

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407856

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South truss

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407857

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Looking West

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407867

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Built 1914 by Iowa Bridge Company

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407868

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Looking East

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407869

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Looking East

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Indian Creek Bridge

Status: No longer exists

Location: 41.746394,-93.226452

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Carries 51st Avenue over Indian Creek
Design: truss/through
Design Details: Through truss
Total Length: 100.0 Feet
Span Length: 100.0 Feet

Overview: Lost through truss bridge over Indian Creek on 51st Avenue
History: Built 1918; replaced 2005
Built: 1918

Location: Jasper County

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Indian Creek Bridge

Status: Replaced by a new bridge

Location: 41.757794,-93.251242

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Carries 108th Street over Indian Creek
Design: truss/pony
Design Details: Pony truss
Total Length: 147.0 Feet
Span Length: 60.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Pony truss bridge over Indian Creek on 108th Street
History: Built 1939; rehabilitated 1974; Replaced
Built: 1939

Location: Jasper County

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Indian Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.827285,-93.346278

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Carries 95th Avenue (95th Ave) over Indian Creek
Design: truss/pony/warren/verticals
Design Details: Span 1: Warren pony truss with all verticals Span 2: Pratt pony truss
Total Length: 115.2 Feet
Span Length: 69.9 Feet

Overview: Pony truss bridge over Indian Creek on 95th Avenue (95th Ave)
History: Built 1914; rehabilitated 1950
Built: 1914

Location: Jasper County

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407806

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Looking Northeast

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407807

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Looking West

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407808

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Looking Northeast

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407809

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Looking Northeast

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407810

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West abutment

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407811

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Truss

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407812

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Old timber from previous bridge

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407813

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Under the deck

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407814

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West abutment Under the deck

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407858

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Looking Southeast

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407859

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drainage port on West abutment

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407860

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Looking East along the deck

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407861

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Missing plaque

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407862

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North truss detail

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407863

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South truss detail

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407864

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Looking East

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407865

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Sadly missing plaque

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407866

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Footing & Center pier. It almost looks life the East span was added later in this bridge's life. Center pier looks designed like an abutment.

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407870

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Looking East

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407871

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Looking East

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407872

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Center pier

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Center pier

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Indian Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.797323,-93.289831

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Carries Eagle Street over Indian Creek
Design: truss/pony/warren/verticals
Design Details: Warren pony truss with all verticals
Total Length: 83.0 Feet
Span Length: 80.1 Feet

Overview: Pony truss bridge over Indian Creek on Eagle Street
History: Built 1918
Built: 1918

Location: Jasper County

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308107

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Photo taken by Hank Zaletel

308108

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Photo taken by Hank Zaletel

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Little Snipe Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.834964,-93.029418

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Carries 99th Avenue over Little Snipe Creek
Design: truss/pony/warren/verticals
Design Details: Warren pony truss with all verticals
Total Length: 49.9 Feet
Span Length: 49.9 Feet

Overview: Pony truss bridge over Little Snipe Creek on 99th Avenue
History: Built 1927
Built: 1927

Location: Jasper County

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407770

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Looking Northwest

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407771

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Looking Northwest

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407772

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Looking Northwest

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407773

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East abutment

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407774

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Looking Northwest under the deck

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407775

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East abutment

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407776

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under the deck

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407777

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Looking West

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407778

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North truss

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407816

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North truss detail

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407817

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North truss

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407818

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South truss

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407819

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Looking Northeast

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407820

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Footing on West abutment

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407821

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Looking East

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407822

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Looking East

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407823

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South truss detail

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407824

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South truss detail

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407825

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South truss detail

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Looking West

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North Skunk River Bridge

Status: No longer exists

Location: 41.688098,-92.859818

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Carries 12th Avenue over North Skunk River
Design: truss/through
Design Details: Through truss
Total Length: 206.0 Feet
Span Length: 119.0 Feet

Overview: Lost through truss bridge over North Skunk River on 12th Avenue
History: Built 1935; replaced 2003
Built: 1935

Location: Jasper County

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North Skunk River Bridge

Status: Removed but not replaced

Location: 41.737515,-92.941443

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Carries Ivory Street over North Skunk River
Design: truss/pony
Design Details: Pony truss
Total Length: 143.1 Feet
Span Length: 60.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Pony truss bridge over North Skunk River on Ivory Street
History: Built 1938; Removed 2013
Built: 1938

Location: Jasper County

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Kellogg Bridge

Status: Demolished.

Location: 41.713579,-92.911571

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Carries Ridge Road over North Skunk River
Design: truss/through/pratt
Design Details: Pratt through truss with Town Lattice portal bracing and pinned connections
Total Length: 240.2 Feet
Span Length: 100.1 Feet

Overview: Through truss bridge over North Skunk River on Ridge Road in Kellogg
History: Built 1898; rehabilitated 1975, demolished 2014
Built: 1898

Location: Jasper County

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240335

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Photo taken by Dave Darby

240336

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240337

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240338

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Photo taken by Julie Bowers

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Rock Creek Bridge

Status: No longer exists

Location: 41.735322,-92.855905

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Carries 39th Avenue over Rock Creek
Design: truss/pony
Design Details: Pony truss
Total Length: 63.0 Feet
Span Length: 63.0 Feet

Overview: Lost pony truss bridge over Rock Creek on 39th Avenue
History: Built 1921; replaced 2004
Built: 1921

Location: Jasper County

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Snipe Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.862652,-93.060909

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Carries 115th Avenue over Snipe Creek
Design: truss/pony/warren/verticals
Design Details: Warren pony truss with all verticals
Total Length: 53.2 Feet
Span Length: 49.9 Feet

Overview: Pony truss bridge over Snipe Creek on 115th Avenue
History: Built 1921
Built: 1921

Location: Jasper County

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407797

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Looking Southwest

Photo taken by Daniel Barnes in October 2017

407798

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Looking West

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407799

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North truss detail

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407800

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North truss detail

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407801

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South truss detail

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407802

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drainage duct

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407803

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East abutment

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407804

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Looking Southeast

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407805

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Looking East

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407839

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Looking Northeast

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407840

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Weight limit

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407841

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Looking East

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407842

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South truss

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407843

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SW footing on abutment

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407844

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drainage duct

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407845

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North truss

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407846

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Looking West

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407847

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Looking Northwest

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407848

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Looking Southwest

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Snipe Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.834838,-93.049799

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Carries 99th Avenue over Snipe Creek
Design: truss/pony/warren/verticals
Design Details: Warren pony truss with all verticals
Total Length: 84.0 Feet
Span Length: 80.1 Feet

Overview: Pony truss bridge over Snipe Creek on 99th Avenue
History: Built 1927
Built: 1927

Location: Jasper County

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407779

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Looking Northeast

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407780

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drainage duct

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407781

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Looking East at the deck

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407782

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Looking East

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407783

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South truss

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407784

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North truss

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407785

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Truss detail

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407786

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South truss

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407787

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North truss

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407827

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Looking Southwest

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407828

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East abutment

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407829

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Looking Southwest

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407830

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Looking East

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407831

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Deck

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407832

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East footing

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407833

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West abutment

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407834

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Truss detail

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407835

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Truss detail

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407836

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East abutment

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407837

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Looking Southwest

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407838

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Looking West

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South Skunk River Bridge

Status: Demolished in 2014. New concrete bridge opened in 2015.

Location: 41.512203,-92.966193

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Carries 126th Avenue over South Skunk River
Design: truss/through/pratt
Design Details: Pratt through truss
Total Length: 230.0 Feet
Span Length: 148.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Through truss bridge over South Skunk River on 126th Avenue
History: Built 1899; Demolished 2014
Built: 1899

Location: Jasper County

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265278

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Photo taken by Jason Smith in August 2013

265279

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Photo taken by Jason Smith in August 2013

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Photo taken by Jason Smith in August 2013

265281

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Photo taken by Jason Smith in August 2013

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Photo taken by Jason Smith in August 2013

265284

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Photo taken by Jason Smith in August 2013

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Photo taken by Jason Smith in August 2013

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Photo taken by Jason Smith in August 2013

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Photo taken by Jason Smith in August 2013

265289

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Photo taken by Jason Smith in August 2013

265290

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Photo taken by Jason Smith in August 2013

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Photo taken by Jason Smith in August 2013

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Photo taken by Jason Smith in August 2013

265293

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Photo taken by Jason Smith in August 2013

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Photo taken by Jason Smith in August 2013

265295

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Photo taken by Jason Smith in August 2013

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Photo taken by Jason Smith in August 2013

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Photo taken by Jason Smith in August 2013

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Photo taken by Jason Smith in August 2013

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Photo taken by Jason Smith in August 2013

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Photo taken by Jason Smith in August 2013

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Red Bridge

Status: Closed to all traffic with north approach span collapsed.
Approach span collapsed in Spring 2013. Future uncertain as bridge is fenced off from over 1/2 mile on each end.

Location: 41.540949,-93.021229

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Carries Red Bridge Street over South Skunk River
Design: truss/through/warren
Design Details: Pinned/riveted warren through truss
Total Length: 212.0 Feet
Span Length: 120.1 Feet

Overview: Through truss bridge over South Skunk River on Red Bridge Street
History: Built ca. 1890
Built: ca. 1890

Location: Jasper County

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South Skunk River Bridge

Status: No longer exists

Location: 41.687043,-93.299509

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Carries Forest Street over South Skunk River
Design: truss/through
Design Details: Through truss
Total Length: 220.0 Feet
Span Length: 160.0 Feet

Overview: Lost through truss bridge over South Skunk River on Forest Street
History: Built 1937; replaced 2004
Built: 1937

Location: Jasper County

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South Skunk River Bridge

Status: No longer exists

Location: 41.687213,-93.182786

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Carries Hwy F48 W over South Skunk River
Design: truss/through/parker
Design Details: Parker through truss
Total Length: 404.9 Feet
Span Length: 149.9 Feet

Overview: Lost Parker through truss bridge over South Skunk River on Hwy F48 W
History: Built 1929; replaced 2000
Built: 1929

Location: Jasper County

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Photo taken by Curt Roseman

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Wolf Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.862939,-93.285864

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Carries 115th Avenue over Wolf Creek
Design: arch/deck/closed
Design Details: Closed-spandrel arch
Total Length: 64.0 Feet
Span Length: 32.2 Feet

Overview: Arch bridge over Wolf Creek on 115th Avenue
History: Built 1914; rehabilitated 1940
Built: 1914

Location: Jasper County

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398515

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Looking Northeast

Photo taken by Daniel Barnes in July 2017

398516

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Looking East

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398517

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Looking East

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398518

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Builder plaque

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398519

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Looking East

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398520

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Looking North

Photo taken by Daniel Barnes in July 2017

398521

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Looking North

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Bridge was expanded at some point. The north side is a timber stringer

Photo taken by Daniel Barnes in July 2017

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detail on East side

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Looking East on the road. note the different railing on the left of the picture. the north side was expanded upon at some point when the road was widened

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North side of the bridge where it is a timber bridge

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Marsh Rainbow Arch Bridge

Status: Replaced by new bridge

Location: 41.701721,-93.062802

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Carries W 8th St N over Railroad
Design: arch/through/marsh
Design Details: Marsh arch
Total Length: 138.0 Feet
Span Length: 98.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Marsh arch bridge railroad on W 8th St N in Newton
History: Bult 1927; Replaced 1981
Built: 1927

Location: Jasper County

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General Elevation View Of Formwork For Arches. Taken Dec. 14, 1927

Historic photographs taken 1927-1928.

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Detail View Of Formwork For Arch Showing Men At Work. Taken Dec. 14, 1927

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Detail View Of Formwork For Arch Showing Men At Work. Taken Dec. 14, 1927

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General Elevation Of Bridge After Concrete For Arches Has Been Poured But Before Falsework Has Been Removed. Taken Jan 7, 1928

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Detail, North Abutment, Pier; View Looking North

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Detail, Floor Beams, Cantilevers, North Pier & Abutment, Looking Nne

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Detail, South End Of Arch & Abutment, Looking Southwest

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East Elevation Of North End, Showing Retaining Wall

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View Looking Se At South Piers, Abutments And Deck Support

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Detail, Post And Balusters, East Side

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Sidewalk And Balustrade, East Side, Looking North

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Roadway Detail, Southwest Corner

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Elevation Detail, West Side Of East Arch

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West Elevation

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Barrel Shot, Looking North

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123389

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General View, Looking Southwest

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123390

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Context View, Looking Southeast

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Approach View, Looking North

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Context View, Looking Wsw

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123393

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Context View, Looking Ene

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123394

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General Detail Sections And Plans

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Arch Span And Bridge Details

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Details Of Handrailing

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North Skunk River Bridge

Status: Replaced by new bridge

Location: 41.776574,-93.019240

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Carries Local road over North Skunk River
Design: truss/through
Design Details: Through truss
Total Length: 144.0 Feet
Span Length: 140.1 Feet

Overview: Lost through truss bridge over North Skunk River on a local road
History: Built 1933; replaced 1997
Built: 1933

Location: Jasper County

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Turkey Creek Bridge

Status: Replaced by new bridge

Location: 41.776566,-93.212805

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Carries Local road over Turkey Creek
Design: truss/pony
Design Details: Pony truss
Total Length: 43.0 Feet
Span Length: 40.0 Feet

Overview: Lost pony truss bridge over Turkey Creek on a local road
History: Built 1926; replaced 1996
Built: 1926

Location: Jasper County

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North Skunk River Bridge

Status: Replaced by new bridge

Location: 41.849490,-93.097201

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Carries Local road over North Skunk River
Design: truss/pony
Design Details: Pony truss
Total Length: 43.0 Feet
Span Length: 40.0 Feet

Overview: Lost pony truss bridge over North Skunk River on a local road
History: Built 1919; replaced 1991
Built: 1919

Location: Jasper County

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North Skunk River Bridge

Status: Replaced by a new bridge

Location: 41.580803,-92.781809

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Carries River Street - Co. Hwy T38 over North Skunk Creek
Design: truss/pony/pratt
Design Details:
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Pratt pony truss over North Skunk River on River Street
History:
Built:

Location: Jasper County

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North Skunk Creek Bridge, Lynnville, Iowa

The current concrete bridge.

Photo taken by Quinn Phelan in March 2010

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Looking south across the bridge

Even though the sign says North Skunk River, it is actuall the North Skunk Creek until 3 miles downstream from this bridge.

Photo taken by Quinn Phelan in March 2010

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The Wagaman Mill and the Riverside Inn

As it looks now with the roller dam.

Photo taken by Quinn Phelan in March 2010

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How it looked in the late 1800's

Note the vintage pony truss bridge.

Jasper County Conservation Board

158333

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Jasper County Conservation Board

158334

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The wooden dam - destroyed in 1918

Jasper County Conservation Board

158335

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Diagram of the generator

Jasper County Conservation Board

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400186

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Circa 1913

Old Postcard View

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IAIS - IA 14 Overpass

Status: Open

Location: 41.694488,-93.077354

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Carries Iowa Interstate Railroad over US 6/IA 14
Design: girder/deck/plate
Design Details: Deck plate girder
Total Length: 325.0 Feet
Span Length: 90.0 Feet

Overview: Steel stringer bridge over US 6/IA 14 on Iowa Interstate Railroad
History: Built 1965
Built: 1965

Location: Jasper County

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389181

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Looking South

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389180

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Looking East

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389179

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Looking East

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389178

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Looking Southeast

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389177

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Looking Southeast

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389176

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Looking East

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389175

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North approach & abutment

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389174

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Built 1964

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389173

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Looking Northeast along plates

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389172

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Under the deck & Southwest abutment

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389171

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Under the deck & pier/footing

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389170

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Looking Northeast

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389169

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Underneath the Deck

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389168

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Looking North on IA 14

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Looking North on IA 14

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Looking South on IA 14

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Looking North

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IAIS - US 6 Overpass

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.699224,-93.068233

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Carries Iowa Interstate Railroad over US 6
Design: girder/pony/plate
Design Details: Pony plate girder
Total Length: 245.0 Feet
Span Length: 86.0 Feet

Overview: Pony/through plate girder bridge over US 6 on Iowa Interstate Railroad
History: Built 1937
Built: 1937

Location: Jasper County

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389166

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Southwest abutment

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389165

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East railing & footing

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389163

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Looking Northeast

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389164

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Footing

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389161

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Looking Southwest

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389162

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Looking Southwest

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389160

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Looking East

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389151

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SW approach

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389150

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Looking East

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389149

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Looking North

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389148

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Looking East

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389147

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Looking Southwest

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389146

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Looking Northeast

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389145

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Looking West

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389144

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Looking Northwest

Photo taken by Daniel Barnes in May 2017

389143

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Looking West

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389141

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Looking East

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389142

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SW approach

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389140

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Looking North

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389138

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Looking Southwest

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389139

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Looking East

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389137

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Looking Northeast

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389134

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Looking West

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389135

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Looking Northwest

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389136

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Looking West

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467033

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IAIS US-6 Bridge

Overview

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467034

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IAIS US-6 Bridge

Overview

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467035

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IAIS US-6 Bridge

East approach

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467036

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IAIS US-6 Bridge

Pier #3

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467037

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IAIS US-6 Bridge

Main span

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467038

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IAIS US-6 Bridge

Overview

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467039

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IAIS US-6 Bridge

Pier #3

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467040

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IAIS US-6 Bridge

East approach

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467041

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IAIS US-6 Bridge

East Pier (Pier #4)

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467042

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IAIS US-6 Bridge

Overview

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467043

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IAIS US-6 Bridge

Overview

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467044

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IAIS US-6 Bridge

East approach

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467045

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IAIS US-6 Bridge

West approach

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467046

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IAIS US-6 Bridge

West approach

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467047

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IAIS US-6 Bridge

Looking east

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467048

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IAIS US-6 Bridge

Pier #2

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467049

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IAIS US-6 Bridge

West Pier (Pier #1)

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467050

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IAIS US-6 Bridge

West span

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IAIS US-6 Bridge

West Abutment

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467052

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IAIS US-6 Bridge

Looking east

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IAIS - South Skunk River Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.669778,-93.155766

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Carries Iowa Interstate Railroad over South Skunk River
Design: truss/through/warren
Design Details: Warren through truss with I-Beam approaches (from other assorted bridges) on either side
Total Length: 395.0 Feet
Span Length: 150.0 Feet

Overview: Warren Through Truss Bridge over South Skunk River on Iowa Interstate Railroad
History: Built Ca. 1900, Moved Here Ca. 1945
Built: 1900

Location: Jasper County

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

Details

Photo taken by John Marvig in November 2012

242826

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

East approaches

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242827

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

truss

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242828

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

East approaches

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242829

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

It was getting late, so some photos aren't quite at 100%

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

truss

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242831

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

east approaches

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242832

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

riveting

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

west approaches

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242834

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

"American Bridge Co"

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242835

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

Looking east

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242836

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

Looking east

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242837

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

Portal

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242838

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

East abutment

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242839

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

plate on I-Beams (these are from other bridges)

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

plate on I-Beams (these are from other bridges)

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242841

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

East approaches

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242842

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

East pier

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242843

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

From east bank

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242844

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

East pier

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242845

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

From east bank

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242846

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

I-Beam span

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242847

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

East abutment

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

Pier on East Approaches

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

Looking West

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

Looking West

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242851

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

Looking West

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242852

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

Riveting

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

West pier

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

Looking West

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258387

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

East Approach

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258388

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

Each Approach

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258389

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

East Approach

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258390

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

Looking West

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258391

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

East Abutment

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258392

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

East Approach

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258393

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

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258394

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

East Approach

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258395

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

East Approach

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258396

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

East Approach

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258397

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

Looking West

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258398

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

Upper connection

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258399

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

Portal

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258400

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

Lower Connection

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258401

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

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258402

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

Looking East

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258403

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

Looking East

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258404

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

West Approach

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258405

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

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258406

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

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258407

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

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258408

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

West Pier

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258409

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

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258410

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

Looking East

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258411

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

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258412

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

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258413

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

Upper Lateral

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258414

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

Lower Connection

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258415

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

Lower Chord

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258416

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

Portal

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258417

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

Upper Connection

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258418

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IAIS Skunk River Bridge

Plate Location

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391393

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IAIS S. Skunk River Bridge

Looking West

Photo taken by John Marvig in May 2017

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IAIS S. Skunk River Bridge

Looking West

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391395

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IAIS S. Skunk River Bridge

East Approach

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391396

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IAIS S. Skunk River Bridge

East Abutment

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391397

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IAIS S. Skunk River Bridge

East End

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IAIS S. Skunk River Bridge

East Approach Pier

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391399

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IAIS S. Skunk River Bridge

Looking West

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391400

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IAIS S. Skunk River Bridge

Overview

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391401

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IAIS S. Skunk River Bridge

Truss

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391402

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IAIS S. Skunk River Bridge

Upper Angle Connection

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391403

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IAIS S. Skunk River Bridge

Upper Connection

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391404

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IAIS S. Skunk River Bridge

Lower Connection

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391405

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IAIS S. Skunk River Bridge

West Pier

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391406

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IAIS S. Skunk River Bridge

Overview

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391407

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IAIS S. Skunk River Bridge

Overview

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391408

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IAIS S. Skunk River Bridge

Plaque. These I-Beam spans were likely relocated

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391409

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IAIS S. Skunk River Bridge

Plaque

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391410

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IAIS S. Skunk River Bridge

Portal Bracing

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391411

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IAIS S. Skunk River Bridge

Missing Plate

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391412

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IAIS S. Skunk River Bridge

Sway Bracing

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391413

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IAIS S. Skunk River Bridge

Inside Truss

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391414

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IAIS S. Skunk River Bridge

Looking East

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391415

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IAIS S. Skunk River Bridge

West Approach

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391416

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IAIS S. Skunk River Bridge

West Approach Pier

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391417

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IAIS S. Skunk River Bridge

West Abutment

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Colfax Bridge (Old)

Status: Replaced by a new bridge

Location: 41.681312,-93.246120

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Carries over Skunk River
Design: truss/through/warren/verticals
Design Details: Warren through truss with all verticals
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Warren through truss bridge over Skunk River
History: Built 1897; Replaced 1922
Built: 1897

Location: Jasper County

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Postcard

Photo provided by Hank Zaletel

445909

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Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

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Chichaqua Valley Trail - Indian Creek Bridge

Status: Open to pedestrians only

Location: 41.768038,-93.269975

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Carries Chichaqua Valley Trail over Indian Creek
Design: girder/pony/plate
Design Details: Pony plate girder
Total Length: 358.0 Feet
Span Length: 70.0 Feet

Overview: Pony/through plate girder bridge over Indian Creek on Chichaqua Valley Trail
History:
Built:

Location: Jasper County

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Mingo Railroad Bridge

Looking East

Photo taken by John Marvig in August 2013

263264

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Mingo Railroad Bridge

From East Bank

Photo taken by John Marvig in August 2013

263265

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Mingo Railroad Bridge

West Pier Cluster

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263266

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Mingo Railroad Bridge

Overview

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263267

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Mingo Railroad Bridge

East Approach

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263268

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Mingo Railroad Bridge

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263269

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Mingo Railroad Bridge

West Approach

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263270

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Mingo Railroad Bridge

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263271

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Mingo Railroad Bridge

Long Gone Plate

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Mingo Railroad Bridge

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263273

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Mingo Railroad Bridge

Looking West Along Bridge

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Mingo Railroad Bridge

Stamps on concrete bents (added during trail construction)

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Mingo Trail Bridge (E)

Looking East

Photo taken by John Marvig in April 2018

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Mingo Trail Bridge (E)

Looking East

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426301

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Mingo Trail Bridge (E)

Old Abutment

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Mingo Trail Bridge (E)

Looking East

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Mingo Trail Bridge (E)

West Abutment

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Mingo Trail Bridge (E)

Overview

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Mingo Trail Bridge (E)

East Pier

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Mingo Trail Bridge (E)

Main Span

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Mingo Trail Bridge (E)

West Approach

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Mingo Trail Bridge (E)

West Pier

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Mingo Trail Bridge (E)

East Pier

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426310

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Mingo Trail Bridge (E)

East Approach

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Mingo Trail Bridge (E)

East Abutment

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426312

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Mingo Trail Bridge (E)

Looking West

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426313

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Mingo Trail Bridge (E)

Looking West

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426314

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Mingo Trail Bridge (E)

Looking West

Photo taken by John Marvig in April 2018

426315

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Mingo Trail Bridge (E)

Missing Plaque

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IAIS - 32nd Avenue Overpass

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.670333,-93.091528

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Carries Iowa Interstate Railroad over S 32nd Avenue W
Design: beam/stringer/steel
Design Details: Steel stringer
Total Length: 44.0 Feet
Span Length: 44.0 Feet

Overview: Steel stringer bridge over 32nd Avenue on Iowa Interstate Railroad
History: Built 1912
Built: 1912

Location: Jasper County

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389189

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Looking Northeast

Photo taken by Daniel Barnes in May 2017

389188

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Southwest abutment

Photo taken by Daniel Barnes in May 2017

389187

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Looking Northwest

Photo taken by Daniel Barnes in May 2017

389186

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Southwest abutment

Photo taken by Daniel Barnes in May 2017

389185

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Looking Southeast

Photo taken by Daniel Barnes in May 2017

389184

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Deck

Photo taken by Daniel Barnes in May 2017

389183

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Painted 1917

Photo taken by Daniel Barnes in May 2017

389182

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Looking Southest

Photo taken by Daniel Barnes in May 2017

241467

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Photo taken by Bradley J. Grefe

394686

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Engine 501 Bringing up the rear heading Westbound

Photo taken by Daniel Barnes in June 2017

391418

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IAIS 32nd Avenue Bridge

Overview

Photo taken by John Marvig in May 2017

391419

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IAIS 32nd Avenue Bridge

West Abutment

Photo taken by John Marvig in May 2017

391420

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IAIS 32nd Avenue Bridge

East Abutment

Photo taken by John Marvig in May 2017

391421

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IAIS 32nd Avenue Bridge

Inscription

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IAIS 32nd Avenue Bridge

Under Bridge

Photo taken by John Marvig in May 2017

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IAIS 32nd Avenue Bridge

Overview

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IAIS - North Skunk River Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.725401,-92.929448

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Carries Iowa Interstate Railroad over North Skunk River
Design: girder/deck/plate
Design Details: Deck plate girder
Total Length: 216.0 Feet
Span Length: 110.0 Feet

Overview: Deck plate girder bridge over North Skunk River on Iowa Interstate Railroad
History: Built Ca. 1901; West Span added Ca. 1945
Built: 1901

Location: Jasper County

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391424

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IAIS N. Skunk River Bridge

West Abutment

Photo taken by John Marvig in May 2017

391425

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IAIS N. Skunk River Bridge

Looking East

Photo taken by John Marvig in May 2017

391426

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IAIS N. Skunk River Bridge

River Spans

Photo taken by John Marvig in May 2017

391427

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IAIS N. Skunk River Bridge

West Pier

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391428

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IAIS N. Skunk River Bridge

East Abutment

Photo taken by John Marvig in May 2017

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IAIS N. Skunk River Bridge

East Pier

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IAIS N. Skunk River Bridge

East Abutment

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IAIS N. Skunk River Bridge

Middle Span

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IAIS N. Skunk River Bridge

Overview

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IAIS N. Skunk River Bridge

East Pier

Photo taken by John Marvig in May 2017

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IAIS N. Skunk River Bridge

Missing Plate

Photo taken by John Marvig in May 2017

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IAIS N. Skunk River Bridge

Overview

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IA117 South Skunk River Bridge

Status: Replaced by a new bridge

Location: 41.681246,-93.246546

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Carries Road over Skunk river
Design: girder/pony/plate
Design Details: 2 80' Pony plate girders 6 20' Steel stringers
Total Length: 280.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Pony/through plate girder bridge over Skunk river on Road
History: Built 1922; Replaced 1967
Built: 1922

Location: Jasper County

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IAIS - Severs Creek bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.674178,-93.187800

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Carries Iowa Interstate Railroad over Severs Creek
Design: girder/deck/plate
Design Details: Deck plate girder
Total Length: 60.0 Feet
Span Length: 60.0 Feet

Overview: Deck plate girder bridge over Severs Creek on Iowa Interstate Railroad
History: Built 1928
Built: 1928

Location: Jasper County

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Train crossing

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IAIS Engine 515 Speeds Westbound

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Looking East

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Looking East

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Looking East

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Looking West

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Footing on East abutment

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Footing on East abutment

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Footing on West abutment

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Painted 1941

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East side

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Under the deck

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Under the deck

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East footing & side of abutment

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East footing & side of abutment

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American Bridge Company Built 1928

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Looking North

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CSX Detour

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IAIS Severs Creek Bridge

Overview

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IAIS Severs Creek Bridge

Overview

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IAIS Severs Creek Bridge

West Abutment

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IAIS Severs Creek Bridge

East Abutment

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IAIS Severs Creek Bridge

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IAIS Severs Creek Bridge

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IAIS Severs Creek Bridge

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Cherry Creek Bridge

Status: Replaced by a new bridge

Location: 41.670278,-93.099722

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Carries Meadow Avenue over Cherry Creek
Design: beam/stringer/steel
Design Details: Steel stringer
Total Length: 63.0 Feet
Span Length: 40.0 Feet

Overview: Steel stringer bridge over Cherry Creek on Meadow Avenue
History: Built 1930
Built: 1930

Location: Jasper County

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Looking East from a distance

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Looking Northeast

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Looking Southwest

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IAIS - Squaw Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.673975,-93.269758

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Carries Iowa Interstate Railroad over Squaw Creek
Design: girder/pony/plate
Design Details: Pony plate girder
Total Length: 56.0 Feet
Span Length: 56.0 Feet

Overview: Pony/through plate girder bridge over Squaw Creek on Iowa Interstate Railroad
History: Built 1902
Built: 1902

Location: Jasper County

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Looking North

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Looking West

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Looking West

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Looking West

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Looking West

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Under the deck looking West

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North railing

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South railing

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Corner of South railing

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Footing

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Footing

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Under the deck

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Abutent built 1902

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Looking East

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Looking North

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Looking Northeast

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IAIS Squaw Creek Bridge

Overview

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IAIS Squaw Creek Bridge

West Abutment

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IAIS Squaw Creek Bridge

East Abutment

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IAIS Squaw Creek Bridge

East Abutment

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IAIS Squaw Creek Bridge

Date Stamp

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IAIS Squaw Creek Bridge

Missing Plaque fits the 1902 time period

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IAIS Squaw Creek Bridge

East Abutment

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IAIS Squaw Creek Bridge

Under Bridge

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IAIS Squaw Creek Bridge

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IAIS Squaw Creek Bridge

Looking West

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IAIS Squaw Creek Bridge

Looking West

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IAIS Squaw Creek Bridge

Looking East

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IAIS Squaw Creek Bridge

Looking East

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IAIS Squaw Creek Bridge

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Main Street Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.766670,-93.285797

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Carries Main Street over Unnamed Stream
Design: slab
Design Details: Slab
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Slab bridge over Unnamed Stream on Main Street
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Location: Jasper County

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East Street Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.769978,-93.280444

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Carries Local over Small Stream
Design: beam/stringer/steel
Design Details: Steel stringer
Total Length: 34.1 Feet
Span Length: 33.1 Feet

Overview: Steel stringer bridge over Small Stream on Local
History: Built 1924
Built: 1924

Location: Jasper County

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S 68th Avenue W Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.615506,-93.223619

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Carries S 68th Avenue W over Squaw Creek
Design: slab
Design Details: Slab
Total Length: 23.0 Feet
Span Length: 20.0 Feet

Overview: Slab bridge over Squaw Creek on S 68th Avenue W
History: Built 1915
Built: 1915

Location: Jasper County

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W 92nd Street S Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.612308,-93.212967

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Carries W 92nd Street S over Squaw Creek
Design: slab
Design Details: Slab
Total Length: 21.0 Feet
Span Length: 18.0 Feet

Overview: Slab bridge over Squaw Creek on W 92nd Street S
History: Built 1915; rehabilitated 1960
Built: 1915

Location: Jasper County

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S 60th Avenue W Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.630053,-93.248511

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Carries S 60th Ave W over Squaw Creek
Design: beam/stringer/steel
Design Details: Steel stringer
Total Length: 33.1 Feet
Span Length: 32.2 Feet

Overview: Steel stringer bridge over Squaw Creek on S 60th Ave W
History: Built 1926
Built: 1926

Location: Jasper County

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Looking Southwest

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Looking North

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Looking Southwest

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Looking West

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Bear Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.705446,-92.880490

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Carries Illinois Avenue over Bear Creek
Design: beam/stringer/steel
Design Details: Steel stringer
Total Length: 30.8 Feet
Span Length: 27.9 Feet

Overview: Steel stringer bridge over Bear Creek on Illinois Avenue
History:
Built: 1914

Location: Jasper County

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Looking East

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South railing

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North railing

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NW corner

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Looking down on North side

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Looking down on South side

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South railing & IAIS bridge beyond

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Inlet Avenue Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.731728,-92.915367

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Carries Inlet Avenue over Coon Creek
Design: slab
Design Details: Slab
Total Length: 20.0 Feet
Span Length: 18.0 Feet

Overview: Slab bridge over Coon Creek on Inlet Avenue
History: Built 1919
Built: 1919

Location: Jasper County

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US 6 North Skunk River Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.702997,-92.879422

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Carries US 6 over North Skunk River
Design: beam/stringer/steel
Design Details: Steel stringer
Total Length: 421.9 Feet
Span Length: 91.9 Feet

Overview: Steel stringer bridge over North Skunk River on US 6
History: Built 1924; rehabilitated 1952
Built: 1924

Location: Jasper County

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Coon Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.713507,-92.901214

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Carries Illinois Avenue over Coon Creek
Design: girder/pony/concrete
Design Details: Concrete through girder (?)
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Bridge over Coon Creek on Illinois Avenue
History:
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Location: Jasper County

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Looking East SE

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Looking East

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North railing

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South railing

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North railing

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Looking West

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corner

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N 35th Avenue E Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.731697,-92.887247

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Carries N 35th Avenue E over Bear Creek
Design: slab
Design Details: Slab
Total Length: 22.0 Feet
Span Length: 20.0 Feet

Overview: Slab bridge over Bear Creek on N 35th Avenue E
History: Built 1914
Built: 1914

Location: Jasper County

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N 59th Avenue E Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.760731,-92.928806

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Carries N 59th Avenue E over Burr Oak Creek
Design: slab
Design Details: Slab
Total Length: 23.0 Feet
Span Length: 20.0 Feet

Overview: Slab bridge over Burr Oak Creek on N 59th Avenue E
History: Built 1915
Built: 1915

Location: Jasper County

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S 28th Avenue W Severs Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.673553,-93.188322

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Carries S 28th Ave W over Severs Creek
Design: slab
Design Details: Slab
Total Length: 22.0 Feet
Span Length: 20.0 Feet

Overview: Slab bridge over Severs Creek on S 28th Ave W
History: Built 1916
Built: 1916

Location: Jasper County

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Looking Southwest

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Looking East

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South railing

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North railing

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Looking Northwest

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Looking North

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S 28th Ave W Small Stream Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.673600,-93.308608

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Carries S 28th Ave W over Small Stream
Design: slab
Design Details: Slab
Total Length: 22.0 Feet
Span Length: 20.0 Feet

Overview: Slab bridge over Small Stream on S 28th Ave W
History: Built 1917
Built: 1917

Location: Jasper County

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W 110th Street N Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.740806,-93.231992

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Carries W 110th Street N over Small Stream
Design: slab
Design Details: Slab
Total Length: 22.0 Feet
Span Length: 20.0 Feet

Overview: Slab bridge over Small Stream on W 110th Street N
History: Built 1917
Built: 1917

Location: Jasper County

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Rosebud Avenue Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.533286,-93.082636

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Carries Rosebud Avenue over Buck Creek
Design: beam/stringer/steel
Design Details: Steel stringer
Total Length: 33.1 Feet
Span Length: 32.2 Feet

Overview: Steel stringer bridge over Buck Creek on Rosebud Avenue
History: Built 1919
Built: 1919

Location: Jasper County

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W 8th St S Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.535050,-93.063461

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Carries W 8th St S over Buck Creek
Design: beam/stringer/steel
Design Details: Steel stringer
Total Length: 32.2 Feet
Span Length: 29.9 Feet

Overview: Steel stringer bridge over Buck Creek on W 8th St S
History: Built 1919
Built: 1919

Location: Jasper County

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Old US32 Small Stream Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.713515,-92.912417

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Carries Local over Small Stream
Design: slab
Design Details: Slab
Total Length: 25.9 Feet
Span Length: 24.0 Feet

Overview: Slab bridge over Small Stream on Local
History: Built 1918
Built: 1918

Location: Jasper County

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N 51st Avenue E Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.746206,-92.929581

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Carries N 51st Avenue E over Burr Oak Creek
Design: slab
Design Details: Slab
Total Length: 25.9 Feet
Span Length: 24.0 Feet

Overview: Slab bridge over Burr Oak Creek on N 51st Avenue E
History: Built 1914
Built: 1914

Location: Jasper County

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West 360th Street Bridge

Status: Closed to all traffic

Location: 41.539173,-93.097120

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Carries West 360th Street over Buck Creek
Design: beam/stringer/steel
Design Details: Steel stringer
Total Length: 60.0 Feet
Span Length: 29.9 Feet

Overview: Steel stringer bridge over Buck Creek on West 360th Street
History: Built 1928;
Built: 1928

Location: Jasper County

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Buck Creek Tributary Bridge

Status: Abandoned

Location: 41.537344,-93.099476

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Carries Road over Unnamed Tributary of Buck Creek
Design: unknown
Design Details:
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Abandoned bridge over Unnamed Tributary of Buck Creek on Road
History:
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Location: Jasper County

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North 190th Avenue East Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.716892,-92.920403

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Carries North 190th Avenue East over North Skunk River
Design: beam/stringer/steel
Design Details: Steel stringer
Total Length: 143.1 Feet
Span Length: 42.0 Feet

Overview: Steel stringer bridge over North Skunk River on North 190th Avenue East
History: Built 1918; rehabilitated 1936
Built: 1918

Location: Jasper County

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Looking South

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Looking South

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North approach

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Supports

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Closeup of North supports

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CGW - Bridge #F184

Status: Abandoned

Location: 41.848303,-93.135271

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Carries Chicago Great Western Railway over North Skunk River Tributary
Design: arch/deck/closed
Design Details: Closed-spandrel arch
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Abandoned closed-spandrel arch bridge over North Skunk River Tributary on Chicago Great Western Railway
History:
Built:

Location: Jasper County

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North portal

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North portal

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Looking South through the arch

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decaying abutment

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North portal

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Looking North from inside the tunnel

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Looking South from inside the tunnel

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South portal

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Looking through the South portal

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CGW Bridge #F183

Status: Abandoned

Location: 41.849429,-93.129200

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Carries Chicago Great Western Railway over North Skunk River Tributary
Design: arch/deck/closed
Design Details: Closed-spandrel arch
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Abandoned closed-spandrel arch bridge over North Skunk River Tributary on Chicago Great Western Railway
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Location: Jasper County

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Byers Branch Field Bridge

Status: Open to private traffic

Location: 41.794635,-93.328726

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Carries Field Road (Ex 140th Street) over Byers Branch
Design: slab
Design Details: Slab
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Slab bridge over Byers Branch on Field Road (Ex 140th Street)
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Location: Jasper County

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Eagle Street Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.783950,-93.284733

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Carries Eagle Street over Byers Branch
Design: beam/stringer/steel
Design Details: Steel stringer
Total Length: 38.1 Feet
Span Length: 36.1 Feet

Overview: Steel stringer bridge over Byers Branch on Eagle Street
History: Built 1924
Built: 1924

Location: Jasper County

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South 12th Avenue East Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.688283,-92.974131

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Carries South 12th Avenue East over Elk Creek Tributary
Design: slab
Design Details: Slab
Total Length: 22.0 Feet
Span Length: 20.0 Feet

Overview: Slab bridge over Elk Creek Tributary on South 12th Avenue East
History: Built 1921
Built: 1921

Location: Jasper County

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Looking Southwest

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Erosion on North side

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Looking West

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North railing

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South railing

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Looking down on SW corner

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Looking East

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Looking East

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Looking East on road

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Concrete erosion on North side

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Chichaqua Valley Trail - Valaria Stone Arch (S)

Status: Open to pedestrians only

Location: 41.735220,-93.321944

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Carries Chichaqua Valley Trail over South Skunk River Tributary
Design: arch/deck/stone
Design Details: Stone arch
Total Length: 30.0 Feet
Span Length: 8.0 Feet

Overview: Stone arch bridge over South Skunk River Tributary on Chichaqua Valley Trail
History:
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Location: Jasper County

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CGW Bridge #F222

Failing Wing Wall

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CGW Bridge #F222

Overview

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CGW Bridge #F222

North Wall

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CGW Bridge #F222

South Wall

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CGW Bridge #F222

Overview

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CGW Bridge #F222

Overview

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CGW Bridge #F222

Undercut Wing Wall

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CGW Bridge #F222

South Wall

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CGW Bridge #F222

Looking North

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Valaria Stone Arch

Overview

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Valaria Stone Arch

North Wall

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Valaria Stone Arch

Overview

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Valaria Stone Arch

South Arch

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Valaria Stone Arch

Between Arches

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Valaria Stone Arch

Overview

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Valaria Stone Arch

South Wall

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Valaria Stone Arch

Overview

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Valaria Stone Arch

Encasement Detail

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Valaria Stone Arch

Wing Wall

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Valaria Stone Arch

Inside North Arch

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Chichaqua Valley Trail - Valaria Stone Arch (N)

Status: Open to pedestrians only

Location: 41.738179,-93.315047

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Carries Chichaqua Valley Trail over Unnamed Creek
Design: arch/deck/stone
Design Details: Stone arch
Total Length: 6.0 Feet
Span Length: 6.0 Feet

Overview: Stone arch bridge over Unnamed Creek on Chichaqua Valley Trail
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Location: Jasper County

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CGW Bridge #F221

Failing Wing Wall

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CGW Bridge #F221

Overview

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CGW Bridge #F221

North Wall

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CGW Bridge #F221

South Wall

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367004

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CGW Bridge #F221

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CGW Bridge #F221

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CGW Bridge #F221

Undercut Wing Wall

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CGW Bridge #F221

South Wall

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CGW Bridge #F221

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Chichaqua Valley Trail - Ira Stone Arch

Status: Open to pedestrians only

Location: 41.776702,-93.203130

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Carries Chichaqua Valley Trail over Unnamed Creek
Design: arch/deck/stone
Design Details: Stone arch
Total Length: 20.0 Feet
Span Length: 4.0 Feet

Overview: Stone arch bridge over Unnamed Creek on Chichaqua Valley Trail
History:
Built:

Location: Jasper County

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367028

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Ira Stone Arch

Overview

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367029

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Ira Stone Arch

North Wall

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Ira Stone Arch

Overview

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Ira Stone Arch

South Wall

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367032

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Ira Stone Arch

Looking North

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367033

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Ira Stone Arch

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367034

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Ira Stone Arch

South Wall

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367035

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Ira Stone Arch

North Wall

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Chichaqua Valley Trail - Valaria Cattle Pass

Status: Open to pedestrians only

Location: 41.732871,-93.324655

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Carries Chichaqua Valley Trail over Cattle Pass
Design: culvert/stone
Design Details: Stone culvert
Total Length: 6.0 Feet
Span Length: 6.0 Feet

Overview: Stone culvert bridge over Cattle Pass on Chichaqua Valley Trail
History:
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Location: Jasper County

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366987

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CGW Bridge #F225

Overview

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366988

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CGW Bridge #F225

North Abutment

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366989

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CGW Bridge #F225

Failing South Abutment

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366990

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CGW Bridge #F225

South Abutment

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IAIS - Cherry Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.667703,-93.099547

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Carries Iowa Interstate Railroad over Cherry Creek
Design: girder/deck/plate
Design Details: Deck plate girder
Total Length: 140.0 Feet
Span Length: 60.0 Feet

Overview: Deck Plate Girder Bridge over Cherry Creek on Iowa Interstate Railroad
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Location: Jasper County

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394687

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Looking East NE

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394688

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Looking East

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394689

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West abutment

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Under the deck

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West abutment & footings

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Looking East-Northeast

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Under the center span

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Looking East

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Old pillings

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394696

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Looking East NE

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394697

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Sadly both plaques are missing. Clearly made by American Bridge Company though

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394698

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Looking East NE

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394699

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Looking West

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394700

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Looking Southwest

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394701

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East abutment

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394703

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Looking West

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394704

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Under the East approach

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394713

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Looking Southwest

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394714

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View from East abutment

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IAIS Cherry Creek Bridge

Overview

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430428

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IAIS Cherry Creek Bridge

East Abutment

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430429

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IAIS Cherry Creek Bridge

East Pier

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430430

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IAIS Cherry Creek Bridge

Overview

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430431

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IAIS Cherry Creek Bridge

Overview

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430432

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IAIS Cherry Creek Bridge

Main Span

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430433

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IAIS Cherry Creek Bridge

Overview

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430434

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IAIS Cherry Creek Bridge

West Pier

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430435

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IAIS Cherry Creek Bridge

West Abutment

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430436

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IAIS Cherry Creek Bridge

West Span

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430437

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IAIS Cherry Creek Bridge

Missing Plaque

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430438

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IAIS Cherry Creek Bridge

West Span

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430439

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IAIS Cherry Creek Bridge

Overview

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430440

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IAIS Cherry Creek Bridge

Looking West

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IAIS Cherry Creek Bridge

Looking West

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467054

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IAIS Cherry Creek Bridge

Looking west

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467055

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IAIS Cherry Creek Bridge

East abutment

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467056

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IAIS Cherry Creek Bridge

Overview

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467057

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IAIS Cherry Creek Bridge

East span

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467058

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IAIS Cherry Creek Bridge

Overview

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467059

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IAIS Cherry Creek Bridge

East span

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467060

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IAIS Cherry Creek Bridge

Overview

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467061

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IAIS Cherry Creek Bridge

Main span

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467062

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IAIS Cherry Creek Bridge

West pier

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467063

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IAIS Cherry Creek Bridge

Overview

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467064

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IAIS Cherry Creek Bridge

West Abutment

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467065

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IAIS Cherry Creek Bridge

Missing plaque

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467066

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IAIS Cherry Creek Bridge

Girder details

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467067

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IAIS Cherry Creek Bridge

Overview

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467068

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IAIS Cherry Creek Bridge

Looking west

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467069

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IAIS Cherry Creek Bridge

Looking west

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467070

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IAIS Cherry Creek Bridge

Looking east

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467071

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IAIS Cherry Creek Bridge

West span

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467072

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IAIS Cherry Creek Bridge

Looking east

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IAIS - South Skunk River Tributary Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.664411,-93.129430

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Carries Iowa Interstate Railroad over Tributary of South Skunk River
Design: girder/deck/plate
Design Details: Deck plate girder
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Bridge over Tributary of South Skunk River on Iowa Interstate Railroad
History: Built 1913
Built: 1913

Location: Jasper County

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389193

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Looking South from S 36th Ave W

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394705

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Looking Southwest

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394706

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East abutment

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394707

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West abutment

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394708

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Under the deck

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394709

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Old pilings

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394710

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East abutment

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394711

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Under the deck

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394712

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American Bridge Company

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IAIS - 1st Street North Overpass

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.705787,-93.053283

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Carries Iowa Interstate Railroad over 1st Street North
Design: girder/deck/concrete
Design Details: Concrete deck girder
Total Length: 60.0 Feet
Span Length: 35.0 Feet

Overview: Concrete deck girder bridge over 1st Street North on Iowa Interstate Railroad
History: Built 1915
Built: 1915

Location: Jasper County

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389159

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Looking South

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389158

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Under the deck

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389157

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Westpier & abutment behind

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389156

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Looking Northeast

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389155

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Looking Southwest

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389154

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Looking Southwest

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389152

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389153

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Depot

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389131

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Looking North

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389132

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West abutment

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389133

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East pier & abutment

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389129

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East pier

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389130

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West pier

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389127

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East side & abutment

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389128

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West side & abutment

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389125

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Looking North

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389126

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Looking South

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467085

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IAIS 1st Street Bridge

Overview

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467086

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IAIS 1st Street Bridge

Wing Wall

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467087

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IAIS 1st Street Bridge

Overview

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467088

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IAIS 1st Street Bridge

West Span

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467089

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IAIS 1st Street Bridge

West Abutment

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467090

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IAIS 1st Street Bridge

Overview

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467091

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IAIS 1st Street Bridge

Main span

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467092

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IAIS 1st Street Bridge

Under approach span

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467093

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IAIS 1st Street Bridge

Looking east

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467094

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IAIS 1st Street Bridge

West Pier

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467095

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IAIS 1st Street Bridge

Cracking on pier

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467096

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IAIS 1st Street Bridge

Overview

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467097

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IAIS 1st Street Bridge

Overview

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467098

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IAIS 1st Street Bridge

Main span

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467099

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IAIS 1st Street Bridge

Overview

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467100

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IAIS 1st Street Bridge

East abutment

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467101

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IAIS 1st Street Bridge

East pier

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467102

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IAIS 1st Street Bridge

East span

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467103

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IAIS 1st Street Bridge

West pier

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467104

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IAIS 1st Street Bridge

Under Bridge

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467105

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IAIS 1st Street Bridge

Details

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467106

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IAIS 1st Street Bridge

Failing abutment

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IAIS - Rock Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.701632,-92.837887

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Carries Iowa Interstate Railroad over Rock Creek
Design: beam/stringer/steel
Design Details: Steel stringer
Total Length: 148.0 Feet
Span Length: 60.0 Feet

Overview: Bridge over Rock Creek on Iowa Interstate Railroad
History: Built 1888 and 1890, assembled here and center span built 1912
Built: 1888

Location: Jasper County

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401751

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Looking NorthEast

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401752

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Looking NorthEast

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401753

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Looking East

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401754

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West abutment

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401755

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Zoomed in showing piers & East abutment

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401756

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Plaque

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401757

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Built by Lassig Bridge & Iron Works in 1888

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401758

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Zoomed closeup of the plaque (which was very difficult given it's position & the ighting)

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401759

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Zoomed closeup of the plaque

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401788

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Under the deck of the approach

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401789

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West pier

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401790

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Under the deck of the approach & abutment

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401791

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401792

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Looking Southwest

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401793

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West pier under the deck

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401794

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East pier

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401795

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East pier base

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401796

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Looking South

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401797

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Bridge emerges from the trees

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430442

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IAIS Rock Creek Bridge

Looking West

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430443

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IAIS Rock Creek Bridge

Overview

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430444

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IAIS Rock Creek Bridge

East Abutment

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430445

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IAIS Rock Creek Bridge

East Pier

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430446

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IAIS Rock Creek Bridge

Center Span

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430447

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IAIS Rock Creek Bridge

East Span

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430448

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IAIS Rock Creek Bridge

Overview

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430449

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IAIS Rock Creek Bridge

West Abutment

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430450

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IAIS Rock Creek Bridge

West Span

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430451

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IAIS Rock Creek Bridge

East Span Plaque

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430452

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IAIS Rock Creek Bridge

West Span

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430453

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IAIS Rock Creek Bridge

Center Span Plaque

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430454

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IAIS Rock Creek Bridge

Overview

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430455

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IAIS Rock Creek Bridge

Underneath East Span

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430456

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IAIS Rock Creek Bridge

Looking West

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430457

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IAIS Rock Creek Bridge

West Span Plaque

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430458

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430459

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IAIS Rock Creek Bridge

Overview

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430460

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IAIS Rock Creek Bridge

Looking East

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IAIS - Coon Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.711908,-92.900125

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Carries Iowa Interstate Railroad over Coon Creek
Design: girder/deck/plate
Design Details: Deck plate girder
Total Length: 44.0 Feet
Span Length: 44.0 Feet

Overview: Deck girder bridge over Coon Creek on Iowa Interstate Railroad
History:
Built:

Location: Jasper County

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401742

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Looking Northwest

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401743

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East abutment

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401744

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Looking Northwest

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401745

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East abutment

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401746

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East abutment

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401747

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Center

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401748

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Ancient timber piers

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401749

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Ancient timber piers

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401750

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Under the deck & East abutment

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401760

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Under the deck & West abutment

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401761

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Footing

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401762

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Under the deck between girders

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401763

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Under the deck between girders

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401764

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View from West abutment

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430415

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IAIS Coon Creek Bridge

Overview

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430416

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IAIS Coon Creek Bridge

Looking West

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430417

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IAIS Coon Creek Bridge

Overview

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430418

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IAIS Coon Creek Bridge

Overview

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430419

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IAIS Coon Creek Bridge

West Abutment

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430420

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IAIS Coon Creek Bridge

East Abutment

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430421

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Looking West

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430422

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IAIS Coon Creek Bridge

Girder Details

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430423

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IAIS Coon Creek Bridge

Overview

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430424

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IAIS Coon Creek Bridge

East Abutment

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430425

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IAIS Coon Creek Bridge

Looking East

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430426

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IAIS Coon Creek Bridge

Looking West

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UP - N 99th Avenue E Overpass

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.834010,-92.785462

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Carries Union Pacific Railroad over N 99th Avenue E
Design: beam/stringer/wood
Design Details: Timber stringer
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Bridge over N 99th Avenue E on Union Pacific Railroad
History:
Built:

Location: Jasper County

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388836

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pillings

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388835

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Looking Southwest

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388834

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Looking South

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388833

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Deck Looking South

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388832

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Looking South

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388828

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Looking South

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388829

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North abutment

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388824

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Center

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388825

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South side

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388826

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Pilling

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388827

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Looking Southeast

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388821

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Looking East

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388822

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Looking East from T38 North

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388823

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North side

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UP - Bear Creek Tributary Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.830388,-92.784542

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Carries Union Pacific Railroad over Bear Creek Tributary
Design: beam/stringer/wood
Design Details: Timber stringer
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Timber stringer bridge over Bear Creek Tributary on Union Pacific Railroad
History:
Built:

Location: Jasper County

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388831

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North abutment

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388830

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Looking South

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388817

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North abutment

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388818

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South side & abutment

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388819

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Center

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388820

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Looking Southeast

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388816

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Recently replaced pilling on North side

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388815

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South side

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388814

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Looking East from Highway T38 North

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388813

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Looking East

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DCI - Squaw Creek Bridge

Status: Removed

Location: 41.673938,-93.269699

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Carries Des Moines & Central Iowa Railway over Squaw Creek
Design: unknown
Design Details:
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Bridge over Squaw Creek on Des Moines & Central Iowa Railway
History: Built ?; Removed ca 1946
Built:

Location: Jasper County

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State Street Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.673606,-93.269817

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Carries Highway F-48 W over Squaw Creek
Design: beam/stringer/steel
Design Details: Steel stringer
Total Length: 63.0 Feet
Span Length: 61.0 Feet

Overview: Steel stringer bridge over Squaw Creek on Highway F-48 W
History: Built 1936
Built: 1936

Location: Jasper County

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IAIS - Turner Creek Tributary Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.705261,-92.812088

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Carries Iowa Interstate Railroad over Turner Creek Tributary
Design: arch/deck/stone
Design Details: Stone arch
Total Length: 14.0 Feet
Span Length: 14.0 Feet

Overview: Stone arch bridge over Turner Creek Tributary on Iowa Interstate Railroad
History:
Built:

Location: Jasper County

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391436

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IAIS Turner Creek Tributary Bridge

Overview

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391437

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IAIS Turner Creek Tributary Bridge

Stone

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391438

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IAIS Turner Creek Tributary Bridge

Wing Wall

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391439

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IAIS Turner Creek Tributary Bridge

Inside Arch

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391440

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IAIS Turner Creek Tributary Bridge

Wing Wall

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IAIS - Field Tributary Bridge

Status: Derelict/abandoned

Location: 41.584135,-93.186289

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Carries formerly Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad over Drainage ditch
Design: beam/stringer/wood
Design Details: Timber stringer
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Abandoned timber stringer bridge over Drainage ditch on formerly Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad
History:
Built:

Location: Jasper County

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392051

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IAIS - Severs Creek Tributary bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.673724,-93.184298

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Carries Iowa Interstate Railroad over Tributary of Severs Creek
Design: beam/stringer/steel
Design Details: Steel stringer
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Steel stringer bridge over Tributary of Severs Creek on Iowa Interstate Railroad
History: Built 2015
Built: 2015

Location: Jasper County

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392052

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Looking Northwest

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392053

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Looking North

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392054

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Looking Northwest

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392055

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Looking Southwest

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392056

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concrete pour date/Constructor info

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IAIS - Bridge #336.4

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.672124,-93.278256

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Carries Iowa Interstate Railroad over Cattle Pass
Design: beam/stringer/steel
Design Details: Steel stringer
Total Length: 20.0 Feet
Span Length: 20.0 Feet

Overview: Steel stringer bridge over Cattle Pass on Iowa Interstate Railroad
History:
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Location: Jasper County

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426341

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IAIS Bridge #336.4

Overview

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426342

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IAIS Bridge #336.4

Overview

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426343

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IAIS Bridge #336.4

Overview

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426344

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IAIS Bridge #336.4

Overview

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426345

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IAIS Bridge #336.4

Beam arrangement typical of 1930s and 1940s structures

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426346

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IAIS Bridge #336.4

Looking East

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426347

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IAIS Bridge #336.4

West Abutment

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426348

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IAIS Bridge #336.4

East Abutment

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IAIS - Bear Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.705238,-92.880612

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Carries Iowa Interstate Railroad over Bear Creek
Design: beam/stringer/steel
Design Details: Steel stringer
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Steel stringer bridge over Bear Creek on Iowa Interstate Railroad
History:
Built:

Location: Jasper County

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401732

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Looking South

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Chichaqua Valley Trail - Clear Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.768099,-93.263161

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Carries Chichaqua Valley Trail over Clear Creek
Design: girder/pony/plate
Design Details: Pony plate girder
Total Length: 70.0 Feet
Span Length: 70.0 Feet

Overview: Pony/through plate girder bridge over Clear Creek on Chichaqua Valley Trail
History:
Built:

Location: Jasper County

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426316

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Mingo Trail Bridge (W)

Looking East

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426317

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Mingo Trail Bridge (W)

Looking East

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426318

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Mingo Trail Bridge (W)

Missing Plaque

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426319

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Mingo Trail Bridge (W)

Looking West

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426320

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Mingo Trail Bridge (W)

Looking West

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426321

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Mingo Trail Bridge (W)

Overview

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426322

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Mingo Trail Bridge (W)

Overview

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426323

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Mingo Trail Bridge (W)

Overview

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426324

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Mingo Trail Bridge (W)

West Abutment

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426325

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Mingo Trail Bridge (W)

Under Bridge

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426326

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Mingo Trail Bridge (W)

East Abutment

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IAIS - Turner Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.710088,-92.802546

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Carries Iowa Interstate Railroad over Turner Creek
Design: unknown
Design Details:
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Bridge over Turner Creek on Iowa Interstate Railroad
History:
Built:

Location: Jasper County

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IAIS - Tributary of Cherry Creek Arch

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.697922,-93.071637

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Carries Iowa Interstate Railroad over Unnamed Tributary of Cherry Creek
Design: arch/deck/stone
Design Details: Stone arch
Total Length: 12.0 Feet
Span Length: 12.0 Feet

Overview: Stone arch bridge over Unnamed Tributary of Cherry Creek on Iowa Interstate Railroad
History:
Built:

Location: Jasper County

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467073

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IAIS Stone Arch (Newton)

Overview

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467074

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IAIS Stone Arch (Newton)

Southeast Wing Wall

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467075

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IAIS Stone Arch (Newton)

Southwest Wing Wall

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467076

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IAIS Stone Arch (Newton)

Overview

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467077

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IAIS Stone Arch (Newton)

Inside Arch

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467078

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IAIS Stone Arch (Newton)

East Wall

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467079

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IAIS Stone Arch (Newton)

West Wall

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467080

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IAIS Stone Arch (Newton)

Keystone

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467081

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IAIS Stone Arch (Newton)

Slight cracking

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467082

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IAIS Stone Arch (Newton)

Overview

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467083

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IAIS Stone Arch (Newton)

Reinforced Wall

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467084

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IAIS Stone Arch (Newton)

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IAIS - Sugar Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.716577,-92.783549

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Carries Iowa Interstate Railroad over Sugar Creek
Design: arch/deck/closed
Design Details: Closed-spandrel arch
Total Length: 35.0 Feet
Span Length: 35.0 Feet

Overview: Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Sugar Creek on Iowa Interstate Railroad
History: Built 1910
Built: 1910

Location: Jasper County

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467107

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IAIS Sugar Creek Arch

Overview

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467108

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IAIS Sugar Creek Arch

Date

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467109

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IAIS Sugar Creek Arch

Southeast wing wall

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467110

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IAIS Sugar Creek Arch

Arch

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467111

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IAIS Sugar Creek Arch

Overview

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467112

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IAIS Sugar Creek Arch

Overview

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467113

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IAIS Sugar Creek Arch

Overview

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467114

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IAIS Sugar Creek Arch

Overview

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467115

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IAIS Sugar Creek Arch

Southwest Wing Wall

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467116

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IAIS Sugar Creek Arch

West Wall

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467117

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IAIS Sugar Creek Arch

East Wall

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467118

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IAIS Sugar Creek Arch

Overview

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467119

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IAIS Sugar Creek Arch

Southeast Wing Wall

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467120

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IAIS Sugar Creek Arch

Overview

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467121

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IAIS Sugar Creek Arch

East Wall

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467122

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IAIS Sugar Creek Arch

Head Wall

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467123

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IAIS Sugar Creek Arch

West Wall

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467124

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IAIS Sugar Creek Arch

Overview

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467125

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IAIS Sugar Creek Arch

Overview

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467126

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IAIS Sugar Creek Arch

Overview

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467127

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IAIS Sugar Creek Arch

Headwall

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467128

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IAIS Sugar Creek Arch

Overview

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467129

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IAIS Sugar Creek Arch

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Special Bridge Conditions Legend: R - Former location of relocated bridge. ! - At risk for demolition or destruction. X - Confirmed demolished or collapsed. S  - Dismantled and/or in storage. L -  Severe loss of historic integrity due to alteration.

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