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Carters Creek Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Carters Creek on 286th Street
Location
Davis County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1920
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 69.9 ft.
Total length: 69.9 ft.
Deck width: 17.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.64600, -92.43784   (decimal degrees)
40°38'46" N, 92°26'16" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/547531/4499613 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bloomfield South
Land survey
T. 68 N., R. 14 W., Sec. 35
Inventory numbers
IA 133930 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13308 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built during 1920s (9,658)
Davis County, Iowa (76)
Iowa (6,262)
Lost (22,811)
Owned by county (20,209)
Pony truss (15,804)
Replaced by new bridge (15,219)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,719)
Structurally deficient (15,512)
Total length 50-75 feet (9,040)
Truss (31,583)
Wooden deck (6,013)

Update Log 

  • April 6, 2012: Updated by Chris Gonnerman: Bridge has been replaced.