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Red Bridge, Spanning Yellow river at abandoned county road, 7.3 miles northeast of Postville, Postville, Allamakee County, IA

Red Bridge, Spanning Yellow river at abandoned county road, 7.3 miles northeast of Postville, Postville, Allamakee County, IA

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Significance: The Red Bridge is a 98' combination wood and iron Pratt through truss, the remaining example in Iowa of an uncovered timber truss, with only a few remaining in other parts of the United States.
Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N247
Survey number: HAER IA-76
Building/structure dates: 1920 Initial Construction
Building/structure dates: ca. 1980
National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 98000773

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Historic American Engineering Record, creator
Powell, A L
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No known restrictions on images made by the U.S. Government; images copied from other sources may be restricted. http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/114_habs.html

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