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Cedar Creek Bridge

Map 

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)

Categories 

Built 1900 (890)
Built during 1900s (6,475)
Calhoun County, Iowa (42)
Iowa (5,954)
Lost (19,809)
Lost 2009 (276)
Lost during 2000s (3,787)
One-lane traffic (7,504)
Owned by county (19,027)
Pony truss (15,201)
Span length 75-100 feet (5,966)
Structurally deficient (17,959)
Total length 100-125 feet (4,773)
Truss (29,898)

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