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Cary Avenue Bridge

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Farm Creek on Cary Avenue
Location
Mills County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1964; Replaced 2007
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 80.1 ft.
Total length: 168.0 ft.
Deck width: 19.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.13178, -95.40834   (decimal degrees)
41°07'54" N, 95°24'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/297850/4556181 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Carson
Land survey
T. 73 N., R. 40 W., Sec. 14
Inventory numbers
IA 246540 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 14038 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1964 (151)
Built during 1960s (2,006)
Iowa (6,373)
Lost (24,020)
Lost 2007 (326)
Lost during 2000s (4,119)
Mills County, Iowa (60)
Owned by county (20,519)
Pony truss (16,055)
Replaced by new bridge (16,031)
Span length 75-100 feet (6,379)
Structurally deficient (14,720)
Total length 125-175 feet (5,861)
Truss (32,384)

Update Log 

  • November 14, 2014: Updated by Dave King: Updated status: Replaced

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com