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Linn Creek Bridge

Photos 

South Approach

This old timer is located on a local road that does little but provide access to farm fields. I believe the daily traffic count of "10" is rather optimistic.

Photo taken by J.R. Manning in July 2007

BH Photo #109758

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Linn Creek on Langford Avenue
Location
Marshall County, Iowa
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1893; rehabilitated 1955
Design
Pin-connected, 3-panel Pratt bedstead pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 49.9 ft.
Total length: 96.1 ft.
Deck width: 17.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.02635, -93.00972   (decimal degrees)
42°01'35" N, 93°00'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/499195/4652701 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
LaMoille
Land survey
T. 83 N., R. 19 W., Sec. 01
Average daily traffic (as of 2005)
10
Inventory numbers
IA 242720 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 14020 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of November 2012)
Sufficiency rating: 23.7 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • September 23, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Gone.
  • August 5, 2013: Updated by John Marvig: Bridge is closed
  • February 20, 2010: Updated by J.R. Manning: Updated bridge data
  • January 26, 2008: New photos from J.R. Manning

Sources 

  • J.R. Manning - thekitchenguy [at] sbcglobal [dot] net
  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Luke