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US71 Bluegrass Creek Bridge

Facts 

Overview
Lost Girder bridge over Blue Grass Creek on US 71
Location
Audubon, Audubon County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1930; rehabilitated 1957; Replaced 2006
Design
Girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 69.9 ft.
Total length: 140.1 ft.
Deck width: 27.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.71278, -94.92940   (decimal degrees)
41°42'46" N, 94°55'46" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/339491/4619685 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory numbers
IA 14140 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 95837 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Audubon County, Iowa (39)
Audubon, Iowa (2)
Built 1930 (1,861)
Built during 1930s (12,264)
Girder (11,432)
Iowa (6,830)
Lost (30,559)
Lost 2006 (378)
Lost during 2000s (4,450)
Owned by state (16,704)
Replaced by new bridge (20,804)
Span length 50-75 feet (10,575)
Total length 125-175 feet (6,383)
US 71 (163)

Update Log 

  • January 9, 2022: Added by Luke

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Sources 

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