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Sugar Creek Bridge

Map 

Facts 

Note: The following information comes from the National Bridge Inventory and has not been verified.
Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Sugar Creek on a local road
Location
Lee County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built ca. 1920; rehabilitated 1938; replaced 1996
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 102.0 ft.
Deck width: 14.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.75509, -91.52582   (decimal degrees)
40°45'18" N, 91°31'33" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Quadrangle map:
Salem
Land survey
T. 69 N., R. 6 W., Sec. 26
Inventory numbers
IA 219765 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 40646 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built during 1920s (9,433)
Iowa (6,173)
Lee County, Iowa (58)
Lost (21,662)
Lost 1996 (438)
Lost during 1990s (3,831)
Pony truss (15,634)
Replaced by new bridge (14,359)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,544)
Total length 100-125 feet (4,955)
Truss (31,038)

Update Log 

  • March 1, 2009: Added by James Baughn