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Walnut Creek Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Walnut Creek on Picard Drive
Location
Tracy, Marion County, Iowa
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Built ca. 1910; demolished 2009 (?)
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 64.0 ft.
Total length: 100.0 ft.
Deck width: 11.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.27362, -92.88125   (decimal degrees)
41°16'25" N, 92°52'52" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/509945/4569139 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Harvey
Land survey
T. 75 N., R. 18 W., Sec. 25
Inventory numbers
IA 239730 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 14001 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built during 1910s (9,647)
Iowa (6,511)
Lost (24,771)
Marion County, Iowa (125)
Owned by county (20,789)
Pony truss (16,189)
Span length 50-75 feet (10,077)
Total length 100-125 feet (5,176)
Tracy, Iowa (2)
Truss (32,817)
Wooden deck (6,069)

Update Log 

  • September 24, 2014: Updated by Kevin Skow: Updated bridge status based on Google Earth imagery

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