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Ames Creek Bridge

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Ames Creek on 300th Avenue
Location
Clinton County, Iowa
Status
Lost - Replaced by a UCEB
History
Built 1915; rehabilitated 1962
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 90.0 ft.
Total length: 93.0 ft.
Deck width: 19.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.80335, -90.51015   (decimal degrees)
41°48'12" N, 90°30'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/706844/4630939 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
De Witt
Land survey
T. 81 N., R. 4 E.
Inventory numbers
IA 122450 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13207 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1915 (1,229)
Built during 1910s (9,632)
Clinton County, Iowa (70)
Iowa (6,499)
Lost (24,730)
Lost during 2000s (4,183)
Owned by county (20,783)
Pony truss (16,184)
Replaced by new bridge (16,574)
Span length 75-100 feet (6,428)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,584)
Truss (32,782)

Update Log 

  • August 11, 2011: Updated by J.R. Manning: Updated Status to Lost
  • March 24, 2010: Updated by J.R. Manning: Updated Road Name

Sources 

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