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Center Street Bridge

Center Street Bridge

Primary Photographer(s): Nathan Holth

Bridge Documented: August 10, 2013

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Key Facts

Facility Carried / Feature Intersected
Center Street Over Asher Creek
Location
Near Marshalltown: Marshall County, Iowa: United States
Structure Type
Concrete Closed Spandrel Deck Arch, Fixed and Approach Spans: Concrete T-Beam, Fixed
Construction Date and Builder / Engineer
1920 By Builder/Contractor: Unknown

Technical Facts

Rehabilitation Date
1978
Main Span Length
76 Feet (23.2 Meters)
Structure Length
195 Feet (59.4 Meters)
Roadway Width
24 Feet (7.32 Meters)
Spans
2 Main Span(s) and 1 Approach Span(s)
NBI Number
243430

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This concrete bridge has metal railings that apparently were added, along with metal deck cantilevers, as part of what appears to have been a bridge widening project in 1978. As such, it is difficult to realize that this is an old concrete arch bridge when driving over it. It is actually hard to see the arches even from beside the bridge, at least during the summer when tall grass hides much of the bridge. Despite the deck alterations, the unornamented concrete arches themselves appear to be largely unaltered.

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