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Chariton River Bridge

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned pony truss bridge over Chariton River on 600th Street
Location
Appanoose County, Iowa
Status
Derelict/abandoned
Design
Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 128.9 ft.
Deck width: 13.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.60925, -92.72355   (decimal degrees)
40°36'33" N, 92°43'25" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/523386/4495418 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Coatsville
Land survey
T. 67 N., R. 16 W., Sec. 17
Inventory numbers
IA 63600 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 12817 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 23, 2012: Updated by Jason Smith: After further review, the bridge still remains intact but the approaches have been removed
  • 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