Rating:
4 votes

Kent Park Half-Hip Pony Truss Bridge

Photos 

Pp5

Photo taken by Julie Bowers in June 2011

BH Photo #202917

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge on a trail at F.W. Kent County Park
Location
Johnson County, Iowa
Status
Open to pedestrians
Builder
- King Bridge Co. of Cleveland, Ohio
Design
2-panel pinned Pratt pony
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.72661, -91.73187   (decimal degrees)
41°43'36" N, 91°43'55" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/605472/4620199 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Tiffin
Inventory number
BH 49005 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

2-panel truss (36)
Half-hip Pratt pony truss (464)
Iowa (6,179)
Johnson County, Iowa (174)
King Bridge Co. (325)
Open to pedestrians (3,807)
Owned by county (19,993)
Park (270)
Pin-connected (3,683)
Pony truss (15,666)
Pratt pony truss (3,462)
Pratt truss (8,675)
Preserved (1,125)
Relocated (775)
Truss (31,122)

Update Log 

  • August 23, 2013: New photos from Dave King
  • September 21, 2011: Updated by J.P.: added builder
  • September 21, 2011: New photos from Jason Smith
  • June 29, 2011: Added by Julie Bowers

Sources 

  • Julie Bowers - jbowerz1 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Jason Smith - flensburg [dot] bridgehunter [dot] av [at] googlemail [dot] com
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com