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Sugar Creek Bridge

Photo 

Photo taken by Curt Roseman

View this photo at heritagedocumentaries.org

BH Photo #259365

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost through truss bridge over Sugar Creek on a local road
Location
Muscatine County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1921, Replaced 2000
Builder
- Iowa State Highway Commission of Ames, Iowa (Design)
Design
Warren through truss
Dimensions
Span length: 120.1 ft.
Total length: 120.1 ft.
Deck width: 19.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 11.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.57443, -91.06450   (decimal degrees)
41°34'28" N, 91°03'52" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/661360/4604335 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Wilton
Land survey
T. 78 N., R. 2 W., Sec. 10
Inventory numbers
IA 258120 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 14149 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 10, 2013: New photo from Luke Harden
  • July 7, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added loss date

Sources 

  • Luke