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Thoma's Road Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in February 2020

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BH Photo #466487

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Description 

Chatted with the younger aged farmer on property and bridge has been there as long as he could remember, but knew that it had been moved from a nearby county road.

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Tete des Morts Creek on Thoma's Road
Location
Jackson County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
Design
Pony truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.35448, -90.54417   (decimal degrees)
42°21'16" N, 90°32'39" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/702259/4692055 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
La Motte
Land survey
T. 87 N., R. 4 E., Sec. 7
Inventory number
BH 65644 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Iowa (6,500)
Jackson County, Iowa (76)
Open (39,884)
Pony truss (16,186)
Truss (32,794)

Update Log 

  • February 24, 2020: New photos from Steve Conro
  • April 9, 2017: Updated by Julie Bowers: Changed name to reflect local comment correction.
  • January 24, 2015: Added by Dave King

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Comments 

Thomas Road Bridge
Posted April 8, 2017, by Ann Thoma-Schloz

it's not Thomas Rd actualy it's Thoma's Rd. The bridge orginnally spanned Old Mill creek east of LaMote, Iowa.