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Burlington Bridge, Burlington, Des Moines County, IA



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Location
Burlington, IA

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER IA-20
See also HAER NE-2 for additional documentation.


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. OVERALL VIEW OF BRIDGE, PROTECTIVE PIER AND MISSISSIPPI RIVER. VIEW TO NORTHEAST.
2. OVERALL VIEW OF BRIDGE AND MISSISSIPPI RIVER. VIEW TO SOUTHEAST.
3. OVERALL VIEW OF BRIDGE AND MISSISSIPPI RIVER. VIEW TO NORTH.
4. OVERALL VIEW OF BRIDGE AND MISSISSIPPI RIVER. VIEW TO SOUTH.
5. OVERALL VIEW OF BRIDGE. VIEW TO NOTHWEST.
6. OVERALL VIEW OF BRIDGE. VIEW TO SOUTHEAST.
7. SOUTH WEB AND WEST PORTAL OF FIXED SPANS, WITH PIVOT SPAN AT LEFT. VIEW TO NORTH.
8. SOUTH WEB AND EAST PORTAL OF FIXED SPANS. VIEW TO NORTHWEST.
9. SOUTH WEB AND WEST PORTAL OF FIXED SPANS. VIEW TO NORTH.
10. NORTH WEB DETAIL OF FIXED SPANS. VIEW TO SOUTHEAST.
11. FIXED SPAN DETAIL. VIEW TO NORTHEAST.
12. PIVOT SPAN DETAIL. VIEW TO EAST.
13. PIVOT SPAN, ABUTMENT AND PROTECTIVE PIER. VIEW TO NORTH.
14. SOUTH WEB DETAIL, WITH PIVOT SPAN CLOSED. VIEW TO NORTHWEST.
15. SOUTH WEB DETAIL WITH PIVOT SPAN OPEN. VIEW TO NORTHWEST.
16. PLATE GIRDER WEST APPROACH SPANS, PIER AND ABUTMENT. VIEW TO SOUTHWEST.
17. EASTERNMOST FIXED SPAN, EAST ABUTMENT AND PIER. VIEW TO SOUTH.
18. EAST ABUTMENT AND NORTH WEB DETAIL OF FIXED SPAN. VIEW TO NORTHWEST.
19. EAST ABUTMENT, SHOWING BEARING SHOE AND FIXED SPAN END POST DETAIL. VIEW TO NORTH.
20. EAST (FIXED SPAN) PORTAL. VIEW TO WEST.
21. WEST (PIVOT SPAN) PORTAL. VIEW TO EAST.
22. SOUTH WEB DETAIL OF FIXED SPANS. VIEW TO NORTHWEST.
23. PIVOT SPAN AND PROTECTIVE PIER DETAIL. VIEW TO EAST.
24. SOUTH WEB DETAIL OF PIVOT AND FIXED SPANS, SHOWING PIVOT ANCHOR PIER DETAIL. VIEW TO NORTHEAST.
25. LOWER CHORD / FLOOR BEAM / LATERAL BRACING DETAIL. VIEW TO WEST
26. PIVOT ANCHOR PIER AND FIXED SPAN END DETAIL, WITH PIVOT SPAN OPEN. VIEW TO SOUTHEAST.
27. NORTH WEB DETAIL OF PIVOT SPAN, SHOWING LOWER CHORD CONNECTIONS. VIEW TO SOUTHEAST.
28. UPPER CHORD / VERTICAL / STRUT / DECK DETAIL OF PIVOT SPAN. VIEW TO EAST.
29. MIDSPAN PANEL DETAILS OF PIVOT SPAN, SHOWING BRIDGE TENDER'S HOUSE. VIEW TO EAST.
30. BRIDGE DECK DETAIL, SHOWING SWING SPAN TRACK-END LIFT MACHINERY. VIEW TO EAST.
31. BRIDGE TENDER'S HOUSE AND PROTECTIVE PIER FROM PIVOT SPAN. VIEW TO NORTH.
32. PIVOT SPAN FROM PROTECTIVE PIER. VIEW TO NORTH.
33. PIVOT SPAN CENTRAL TOWER DETAIL FROM PROTECTIVE PIER. VIEW TO NORTH.
34. SWING SPAN TURNTABLE. VIEW TO NORTH.
35. SWING SPAN TURNTABLE. VIEW TO EAST.
36. SWING SPAN TURNTABLE DETAIL. VIEW TO SOUTHWEST.
37. SWING SPAN TURNTABLE DETAIL. VIEW TO SOUTH.
38. INTERIOR OF BRIDGE TENDER'S HOUSE, SHOWING ELECTRICAL PANELS. PIVOT CONTROLS AND AUXILIARY ENGINE. VIEW TO EAST.
39. PIVOT SPAN COUPLING DETAIL. VIEW TO SOUTH.
40. LOWER CHORD CONNECTION DETAIL. VIEW TO NORTHEAST.
41. LOWER CHORD CONNECTION DETAIL. VIEW TO NORTHEAST.
42. LOWER CHORD CONNECTION DETAIL. VIEW TO NORTHEAST.
43. UPPER CHORD CONNECTION DETAIL AT PORTAL. VIEW TO NORTHEAST.
44. UPPER CHORD CONNECTION DETAIL. VIEW TO NORTHEAST.
45. UPPER CHORD CONNECTION DETAIL. VIEW TO NORTHEAST.
46. MID PANEL EYEBAR CONNECTION DETAIL. VIEW TO NORTHEAST.


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