This is a single suspension bridge from my historical inventory of suspension bridges.
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|Martensdale vicinity, Iowa, USA (Zo-El Annett Woods)|
|Principals:||Iowa Youth Conservation Corp|
|Status:||In use (last checked, 2007)|
|Main cables:||Wire (steel)|
- Lisa Youngblut writes: "My husband and his summer crew, the Iowa Youth Conservation Corp, built this bridge in the summer 1984. They used spades, shovels, hammers and nails, a handsaw and a brace and bit. Half of the materials, including 4 yards of concrete, were shipped to the other side of the ravine on a zip line. The cement was bucket brigaded from the zip line to the piling and the anchors."
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