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Buncombe Creek Bridge

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Buncombe Creek on Lambe Road
Location
Dubuque County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1904; replaced 1993
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 40.0 ft.
Total length: 41.0 ft.
Deck width: 16.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.35000, -90.71389   (decimal degrees)
42°21'00" N, 90°42'50" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/688293/4691168 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Zwingle
Land survey
T. 87 N., R. 2 E., Sec. 15
Inventory numbers
IA 145770 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 40615 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1904 (545)
Built during 1900s (7,013)
Dubuque County, Iowa (110)
Iowa (6,321)
Lost (23,413)
Lost 1993 (453)
Lost during 1990s (3,909)
Pony truss (15,898)
Replaced by new bridge (15,633)
Span length 25-50 feet (15,240)
Structurally deficient (15,104)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,885)
Truss (31,951)

Update Log 

  • March 24, 2010: Updated by J.R. Manning: Added Street Name and GPS Coordinates
  • March 1, 2009: Added by James Baughn

Sources 

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