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Middle Raccoon River Bridge

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Middle Raccoon River on 280th Street
Location
Carroll County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Replaced 1995
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 80.1 ft.
Total length: 162.1 ft.
Deck width: 22.0 ft.
Skew angle
34 degrees
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.95000, -94.77222   (decimal degrees)
41°57'00" N, 94°46'20" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/353111/4645743 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Dedham
Land survey
T. 82 N., R. 34 W., Sec. 2
Inventory numbers
IA 93170 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 40596 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Carroll County, Iowa (54)
Functionally obsolete (7,182)
Iowa (6,191)
Lost (22,238)
Lost 1995 (413)
Lost during 1990s (3,846)
Pony truss (15,692)
Raccoon River (83)
Replaced by new bridge (14,832)
Skewed (4,816)
Span length 75-100 feet (6,176)
Total length 125-175 feet (5,673)
Truss (31,215)

Update Log 

  • April 26, 2010: Updated by J.R. Manning: Added Road Name
  • March 1, 2009: Added by James Baughn

Sources 

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