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East Fork Wapsipinicon River Bridge

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over East Fork Wapsipinicon River on Mission Avenue
Location
Chickasaw County, Iowa
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1928; replaced 1999
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 89.9 ft.
Total length: 178.2 ft.
Deck width: 20.3 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.08246, -92.30103   (decimal degrees)
43°04'57" N, 92°18'04" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/556895/4770208 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
New Hampton
Land survey
T. 95 N., R. 12 W., Sec. 6
Inventory numbers
IA 111320 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13138 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1928 (1,158)
Built during 1920s (9,702)
Chickasaw County, Iowa (22)
Iowa (6,321)
Lost (23,412)
Lost 1999 (428)
Lost during 1990s (3,909)
Owned by county (20,314)
Pony truss (15,897)
Span length 75-100 feet (6,297)
Structurally deficient (15,104)
Total length 175-250 feet (4,166)
Truss (31,950)

Update Log 

  • May 3, 2010: Updated by J.R. Manning: Added GPS and Updated Road Data

Sources 

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