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Chariton River Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Chariton River on 590th Street
Location
Appanoose County, Iowa
Status
Closed to all traffic
History
Built ca. 1920
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 83.0 ft.
Total length: 132.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 13.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.62379, -92.73250   (decimal degrees)
40°37'26" N, 92°43'57" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/522624/4497029 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Coatsville
Land survey
T. 67 N., R. 16 W., Sec. 8
Inventory numbers
IA 63470 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 12816 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Appanoose County, Iowa (63)
Beam (13,557)
Built during 1920s (9,261)
Chariton River (37)
Closed (2,532)
Iowa (6,097)
Owned by county (19,450)
Pratt through truss (4,797)
Pratt truss (8,361)
Span length 75-100 feet (6,050)
Through truss (13,573)
Total length 125-175 feet (5,498)
Truss (30,523)

Update Log 

  • January 23, 2012: Updated by Jason Smith: This bridge is a Pratt through truss; is abandoned
  • April 9, 2010: Updated by J.R. Manning: Updated GPS and Road Name

Sources 

  • J.R. Manning - thekitchenguy [at] sbcglobal [dot] net
  • Jason Smith - flensburg [dot] bridgehunter [dot] av [at] googlemail [dot] com