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Ames Creek Bridge

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Ames Creek on 262nd Street (CR F21)
Location
Clinton County, Iowa
Status
No longer exists
History
Built ca. 1940; replaced 2003
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 80.1 ft.
Total length: 84.0 ft.
Deck width: 18.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.80053, -90.51672   (decimal degrees)
41°48'02" N, 90°31'00" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/706307/4630610 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
De Witt
Land survey
T. 81 N., R. 4 E., Sec. 29
Inventory numbers
IA 122470 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13208 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built during 1940s (4,108)
Clinton County, Iowa (70)
Iowa (6,537)
Lost (25,090)
Lost 2003 (520)
Lost during 2000s (4,201)
Owned by county (20,879)
Pony truss (16,266)
Span length 75-100 feet (6,454)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,599)
Truss (33,031)

Update Log 

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

Sources 

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