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Beaver Creek Bridge

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Beaver Creek on Yarrow Avenue
Location
Cerro Gordo County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1915; replaced 1992
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 40.0 ft.
Total length: 40.0 ft.
Deck width: 16.7 ft.
Skew angle
15 degrees
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.02478, -93.04299   (decimal degrees)
43°01'29" N, 93°02'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/496497/4763567 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Mason City SE
Land survey
T. 95 N., R. 19 W., Sec. 24
Inventory numbers
IA 105730 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 40599 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1915 (1,168)
Built during 1910s (9,227)
Cerro Gordo County, Iowa (94)
Iowa (6,177)
Lost (22,104)
Lost 1992 (448)
Lost during 1990s (3,841)
Pony truss (15,664)
Replaced by new bridge (14,756)
Skewed (4,809)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,908)
Structurally deficient (15,909)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,687)
Truss (31,117)

Update Log 

  • April 30, 2010: Updated by J.R. Manning: Added GPS and Updated Road Data
  • March 1, 2009: Added by James Baughn

Sources 

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