Marsh Engineering Company

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The Marsh Engineering Company was a company that designed many significant bridges in the United States, including 7 that survive and are listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It was located in Des Moines, Iowa.

The firm's principal engineer was James Barney Marsh (1856–1936), an engineer and bridge designer born in North Lake, Wisconsin. He was a graduate of Iowa.

Cotter Bridge in 1988
  • Cotter Bridge, constructed in 1930, is the only bridge built by Marsh Engineering Company of Des Moines, Iowa in the state of Arkansas. It brings U.S. Route 62, over the White River, and opened up a large area of the Ozarks for recreation.
Henley Street Bridge, in Knoxville, TN

The NRHP-listed bridges by the firm are the Cotter Bridge and also:

Also, the Rainbow Arch Bridge at Valley City, North Dakota, was NRHP-listed but was later removed.

The Wilson River Bridge, near Tillamook, Washington, and others like it in Washington was designed by Conde McCullough, who had been employed at Marsh Engineering Company during the 1910s.

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