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Holy Family Lane Bridge

Photos 

The east approach

Yes, Virginia, there is a pony truss. That is a bridge deck in front of you.

Photo taken by J.R. Manning in August 2007

BH Photo #109945

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Catfish Creek on Holy Family Lane (Closed to traffic)
Location
Dubuque County, Iowa
Status
Closed to all traffic
History
Built 1912
Design
Riveted, 4-panel Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 48.0 ft.
Total length: 49.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.38560, -90.80671   (decimal degrees)
42°23'08" N, 90°48'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/680546/4694920 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Peosta
Land survey
T. 88 N., R. 1 E.
Inventory numbers
IA 146370 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13441 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 1, 2014: Updated by Luke Harden: Corrected Road Name
  • March 24, 2010: Updated by J.R. Manning: Updated Road Name
  • February 17, 2010: Updated by J.R. Manning: Corrected Name of Catfish Creek
  • June 28, 2009: Updated by J.R. Manning: Added to "Abandoned" category
  • January 27, 2008: New photos from J.R. Manning

Sources 

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