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Local Road Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over an unnamed creek on a local road
Location
Madison County, Iowa
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Built 1891; rehabilitated 1942; removed early 2000s
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 28.9 ft.
Total length: 60.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.5 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.17117, -93.93177   (decimal degrees)
41°10'16" N, 93°55'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/421839/4558176 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
East Peru
Land survey
T. 74 N., R. 27 W., Sec. 35
Inventory numbers
IA 232150 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13955 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (6,399)
Built 1891 (191)
Built during 1890s (2,557)
Iowa (5,947)
Lost (19,725)
Madison County, Iowa (64)
NR-eligible (3,979)
Owned by county (19,008)
Pony truss (15,187)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,055)
Structurally deficient (18,042)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,599)
Truss (29,876)

Update Log 

  • June 1, 2015: Updated by Kevin Skow: Fixed Location and Status

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