Coal County Veterans Memorial Bridge

Built in 1910 by the Missouri Valley Bridge & Iron Co., this bridge now stands at its third location in a city park having stood across Muddy Boggy creek first, then Salt Creek. Above, a side view, showing the layout of the 5-panel pin-connected Pratt pony truss. Below, the builder's plaque.

Above, a deck view looking through the span.

Below, this plaque give a full account of the two creeks that this bridge spanned before it was moved to this park in Coalgate.

Above, sign at the entrance to the park.

Above, a detail view of the truss. Below,  a general view of the span in its park surroundings.


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