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Long Branch West Nishnabotna River Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Long Branch West Nishnabotna River on a local road
Location
Shelby County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1950; replaced in the early 2000s
Builder
- Iowa State Highway Commission of Ames, Iowa
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 49.9 ft.
Total length: 111.9 ft.
Deck width: 17.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.73178, -95.16742   (decimal degrees)
41°43'54" N, 95°10'03" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/319742/4622266 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Jacksonville
Land survey
T. 80 N., R. 37 W., Sec. 21
Inventory numbers
IA 306020 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 14395 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 12, 2015: Updated by Kevin Skow: Updated status based on satellite imagery. The bridge has been replaced.

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