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Kent Park Pony Truss Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Jason Smith in August 2011

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BH Photo #214493

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Queenpost pony truss bridge on a trail at F.W. Kent County Park
Location
Tiffin, Johnson County, Iowa
Status
Open to pedestrians
History
Built ca. 1910
Design
Queenpost pony truss bridge with laced endposts
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.72991, -91.73036   (decimal degrees)
41°43'48" N, 91°43'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/605593/4620567 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Tiffin
Inventory number
BH 49002 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Iowa (6,375)
Johnson County, Iowa (191)
Laced endposts (158)
Open to pedestrians (4,081)
Owned by county (20,545)
Park (271)
Pin-connected (3,853)
Pony truss (16,065)
Queenpost truss (254)
Relocated (865)
Tiffin, Iowa (2)
Truss (32,407)

Update Log 

  • October 1, 2013: Updated by Don Morrison: Changed "Tifflin" to "Tiffin"
  • August 23, 2013: New photos from Dave King
  • September 21, 2011: Updated by Jason Smith: Added information on the bridge
  • June 28, 2011: Added by Julie Bowers

Sources 

  • Julie Bowers - jbowerz1 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Jason Smith - flensburg [dot] bridgehunter [dot] av [at] googlemail [dot] com
  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Don Morrison