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Lost Creek Bridge

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Facts 

Note: The following information comes from the National Bridge Inventory and has not been verified.
Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Lost Creek on a local road
Location
Lee County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1911; replaced 1995
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 80.1 ft.
Total length: 113.9 ft.
Deck width: 14.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.72516, -91.31540   (decimal degrees)
40°43'31" N, 91°18'55" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Quadrangle map:
Fort Madison
Land survey
T. 68 N., R. 4 W., Sec. 3
Inventory numbers
IA 218780 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 40643 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1911 (744)
Built during 1910s (9,246)
Iowa (6,193)
Lee County, Iowa (58)
Lost (22,396)
Lost 1995 (413)
Lost during 1990s (3,849)
Pony truss (15,719)
Replaced by new bridge (14,959)
Span length 75-100 feet (6,184)
Structurally deficient (15,747)
Total length 100-125 feet (4,998)
Truss (31,271)

Update Log 

  • March 1, 2009: Added by James Baughn