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Miller Creek Bridge

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Miller Creek on SW Blackhawk Avenue
Location
Johnson County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1895; rehabilitated 2002; replaced 2004
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 40.0 ft.
Total length: 40.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.54352, -91.81414   (decimal degrees)
41°32'37" N, 91°48'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/598909/4599775 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Amish
Land survey
T. 78 N., R. 8 W., Sec. 19
Inventory numbers
IA 203760 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13771 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (8,400)
Built 1895 (290)
Built during 1890s (3,195)
Iowa (6,793)
Johnson County, Iowa (219)
Lost (28,543)
Lost 2004 (535)
Lost during 2000s (4,407)
Owned by county (21,614)
Pony truss (17,020)
Replaced by new bridge (19,415)
Span length 25-50 feet (16,226)
Total length 25-50 feet (11,508)
Truss (35,508)
Wooden deck (6,162)

Update Log 

  • May 13, 2013: Updated by Dave King: Updated Status

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com