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This is a single suspension bridge from my historical inventory of suspension bridges. Follow the Inventory link for more information about the inventory.
1906 Swinging (Charles City, Clark Street)
Charles City, Iowa, USA (Cedar River)
Bridgemeister ID:118
O'Donnell ID:459
Coordinates:N 43.070433 W 92.685517
Maps:Acme, Google, MapQuest
Principals:Charles Hart, O.B. Zimmerman
Use:Footbridge
Status:Destroyed (last checked, 2008)
Main cables:Wire
Suspended spans:3
Main span:~298f
Side spans:~30f, ~136f
Notes
  • Bids accepted for refurbishment, expected to be completed October, 2007.
  • Destroyed by floodwaters June 8, 2008.
Postcard, collection of David Denenberg Photo by David Denenberg Photo by Patrick S. O'Donnell

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