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Plum Creek Bridge

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Plum Creek on Panora Avenue
Location
Chickasaw County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1925; rehabilitated 1959; replaced 1994
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 45.9 ft.
Total length: 46.9 ft.
Deck width: 14.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.05432, -92.24906   (decimal degrees)
43°03'16" N, 92°14'57" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/561154/4767120 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lawler
Land survey
T. 95 N., R. 12 W., Sec. 3
Inventory numbers
IA 111310 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 40603 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1925 (1,313)
Built during 1920s (10,326)
Chickasaw County, Iowa (24)
Iowa (6,818)
Lost (29,975)
Lost 1994 (446)
Lost during 1990s (4,176)
Pony truss (17,222)
Replaced by new bridge (20,394)
Span length 25-50 feet (16,353)
Total length 25-50 feet (11,615)
Truss (36,745)

Update Log 

  • May 3, 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