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220th Street Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Big Whiskey Creek on 220th Street
Location
Plymouth County, Iowa
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Built 1961; removed 2010
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 55.1 ft.
Total length: 55.1 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Also called
Big Whiskey Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.73523, -95.89305   (decimal degrees)
42°44'07" N, 95°53'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/263174/4735472 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Kingsley NW
Land survey
T. 91 N., R. 43 W., Sec. 02
Inventory numbers
IA 272070 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 14221 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1961 (215)
Built during 1960s (1,849)
Iowa (6,094)
Lost (20,670)
Lost 2010 (404)
Lost during 2010s (2,416)
One-lane traffic (7,527)
Owned by county (19,422)
Plymouth County, Iowa (37)
Pony truss (15,392)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,337)
Structurally deficient (17,504)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,787)
Truss (30,479)
Wooden deck (5,958)

Update Log 

  • October 30, 2015: Updated by Kevin Skow: Updated status based on satellite imagery: Bridge has been removed

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