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Lundy Bridge

Iowa Bridge Number 348430

Lundy Bridge

Primary Photographer(s): Nathan Holth and Rick McOmber

Bridge Documented: June 30, 2009

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Key Facts

Facility Carried / Feature Intersected
CR-A38 (Lundy Bridge Drive) Over Upper Iowa River
Location
Rural: Winneshiek County, Iowa: United States
Structure Type
Metal 7 Panel Rivet-Connected Pratt Through Truss, Fixed and Approach Spans: Metal 6 Panel Rivet-Connected Warren Pony Truss, Fixed
Construction Date and Builder / Engineer
By Builder/Contractor: Unknown

Technical Facts

Rehabilitation Date
1974
Main Span Length
114.2 Feet (34.81 Meters)
Structure Length
196.2 Feet (59.8 Meters)
Roadway Width
17.1 Feet (5.21 Meters)
Spans
1 Main Span(s) and 2 Approach Span(s)
NBI Number
348430

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This bridge is a traditionally composed riveted truss bridge in Iowa. It includes a Warren pony truss approach span at the western end, and a steel stringer approach span at the eastern end. The bridge likely dates to the 1920s or 1930s and is likely built to a standard plan. The bottom chord is bent in one spot, and there have been a few alterations in the form of added metal bolted onto the bridge, but otherwise the bridge retains integrity.

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