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Bear Creek Bridge

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Bear Creek on 290th Street
Location
Buchanan County, Iowa
Status
No longer exists
History
Built ca. 1930; replaced 2004
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 80.0 ft.
Total length: 86.0 ft.
Deck width: 19.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.37066, -91.89439   (decimal degrees)
42°22'14" N, 91°53'40" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/591030/4691523 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cheney
Land survey
T. 87 N., R. 9 W., Sec. 9
Inventory numbers
IA 81360 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 12925 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Buchanan County, Iowa (98)
Built during 1930s (11,703)
Iowa (6,471)
Lost (24,606)
Lost 2004 (510)
Lost during 2000s (4,176)
Owned by county (20,733)
Pony truss (16,160)
Span length 75-100 feet (6,424)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,577)
Truss (32,703)

Update Log 

  • April 12, 2010: Updated by J.R. Manning: Updated Road Name

Sources 

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