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Middle Raccoon River Bridge

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Middle Raccoon River on Granite Avenue
Location
Carroll County, Iowa
Status
No longer exists
History
Rehabilitated 1956; replaced 1973
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 62.0 ft.
Deck width: 16.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.12265, -94.97550   (decimal degrees)
42°07'22" N, 94°58'32" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/336705/4665282 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Carroll West
Land survey
T. 84 N., R. 35 W., Sec. 6
Inventory numbers
IA 95400 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13009 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Carroll County, Iowa (52)
Iowa (6,027)
Lost (20,273)
Lost 1973 (48)
Lost during 1970s (440)
Owned by county (19,259)
Pony truss (15,295)
Raccoon River (82)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,279)
Structurally deficient (17,650)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,730)
Truss (30,185)

Update Log 

  • March 24, 2010: Updated by J.R. Manning: Updated Road Name

Sources 

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