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Dirty Face Creek Bridge

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Dirty Face Creek Bridge

View from the north.

Photo taken by Dave King on August 16, 2015

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BH Photo #335649

Facts 

Overview
Lost Queenpost pony truss bridge over Dirty Face Creek on Maier Avenue
Location
Johnson County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Design
Queenpost pony truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.55942, -91.59844   (decimal degrees)
41°33'34" N, 91°35'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/616872/4601809 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hills
Inventory number
BH 68915 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Iowa (6,791)
Johnson County, Iowa (219)
Lost (28,437)
Owned privately (1,927)
Pin-connected (4,688)
Pony truss (17,008)
Queenpost truss (296)
Replaced by new bridge (19,340)
Truss (35,424)
Wooden deck (6,159)

Update Log 

  • October 26, 2021: Updated by Dave King: Bridge is no longer on side of road
  • August 16, 2015: Added by Dave King

Sources 

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

Comments 

Dirty Face Creek Bridge
Posted May 17, 2021, by Luke

Current aerials show that the bridge is no longer there. I can only hope the county placed it in storage.