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Cedar Creek Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Cedar Creek on 180th Street
Location
Calhoun County, Iowa
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Built 1900; removed 2009
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 80.1 ft.
Total length: 120.1 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.53235, -94.86786   (decimal degrees)
42°31'56" N, 94°52'04" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/346602/4710575 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Fonda
Land survey
T. 89 N., R. 34 W., Sec. 16
Inventory numbers
IA 363655 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 12989 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 07/2007)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 44.2 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2003)
5

Categories 

Built 1900 (884)
Built during 1900s (6,283)
Calhoun County, Iowa (41)
Iowa (5,790)
Lost (18,684)
Lost 2009 (265)
Lost during 2000s (3,722)
One-lane traffic (7,422)
Owned by county (18,855)
Pony truss (15,049)
Span length 75-100 feet (5,804)
Structurally deficient (18,438)
Total length 100-125 feet (4,648)
Truss (29,442)

Update Log 

  • August 17, 2015: Updated by Kevin Skow: Updated status via satellite imagery. This bridge has been removed.
  • April 17, 2010: Updated by J.R. Manning: Updated Road Name

Sources 

  • J.R. Manning - thekitchenguy [at] sbcglobal [dot] net
  • Kevin Skow - weatherbum [at] hotmail [dot] com