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Elk Creek Bridge

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Note: The following information comes from the National Bridge Inventory and has not been verified.
Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Elk Creek on a local road
Location
Decatur County, Iowa
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1912; replaced 2000
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 49.9 ft.
Total length: 89.9 ft.
Deck width: 17.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.79642, -93.99492   (decimal degrees)
40°47'47" N, 93°59'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Quadrangle map:
Grand River
Land survey
T. 69 N., R. 27 W., Sec. 8
Inventory numbers
IA 138360 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13348 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1912 (787)
Built during 1910s (9,227)
Decatur County, Iowa (47)
Functionally obsolete (7,199)
Iowa (6,177)
Lost (22,106)
Lost 2000 (383)
Lost during 2000s (4,027)
Owned by county (19,990)
Pony truss (15,664)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,908)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,358)
Truss (31,117)