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South Skunk River Bridge

Map 

Facts 

Note: The following information comes from the National Bridge Inventory and has not been verified.
Overview
Lost through truss bridge over South Skunk River on Forest Street
Location
Jasper County, Iowa
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1937; replaced 2004
Design
Through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 160.0 ft.
Total length: 220.0 ft.
Deck width: 17.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 11.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.68704, -93.29951   (decimal degrees)
41°41'13" N, 93°17'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/475074/4615073 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Mitchellville
Land survey
T. 79 N., R. 21 W., Sec. 4
Inventory numbers
IA 197320 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13746 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1937 (719)
Built during 1930s (10,691)
Iowa (5,824)
Jasper County, Iowa (77)
Lost (18,940)
Lost 2004 (466)
Lost during 2000s (3,757)
Owned by county (18,920)
South Skunk River (48)
Span length 125-175 feet (3,834)
Through truss (12,948)
Total length 175-250 feet (3,813)
Truss (29,548)
Wooden deck (5,873)

Update Log 

  • December 4, 2016: Updated by Dylan VanAntwerp: Removed category "Skunk River"