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East Branch West Nishnabotna River Bridge

Map 

Description 

This lost bridge may have been at the listed location, however, that has not been verified. (The location is out of the section listed for the bridge.)

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over East Branch West Nishnabotna River on 185th Street (perhaps.)
Location
Audubon County, Iowa
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Built 1939
Builder
- Iowa State Highway Commission of Ames, Iowa
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 124.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.73896, -95.04367   (decimal degrees)
41°44'20" N, 95°02'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/330053/4622812 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Kimballton
Land survey
T. 80 N., R. 36 W., Sec. 9
Inventory numbers
IA 68750 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 12848 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 10, 2010: Updated by J.R. Manning: Updated GPS and Road Name

Sources 

  • J.R. Manning - thekitchenguy [at] sbcglobal [dot] net