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Hess Road Bridge

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Branch of Miller Creek on Hess Road
Location
Black Hawk County, Iowa
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1954; replaced 2005
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 50.0 ft.
Total length: 51.0 ft.
Deck width: 20.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.36321, -92.31816   (decimal degrees)
42°21'48" N, 92°19'05" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/556145/4690329 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Eagle Center
Land survey
T. 87 N., R. 13 W., Sec. 12
Inventory numbers
IA 74265 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 12883 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Black Hawk County, Iowa (89)
Built 1954 (316)
Built during 1950s (3,519)
Iowa (6,096)
Lost (20,714)
Lost 2005 (383)
Lost during 2000s (3,826)
Owned by county (19,448)
Pony truss (15,405)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,339)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,790)
Truss (30,519)

Update Log 

  • April 12, 2010: Updated by J.R. Manning: Added name of facility crossed
  • April 11, 2010: Updated by J.R. Manning: Updated Road Name and Changed Bridge Name

Sources 

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