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North River Bridge

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Description 

Aerial imagery hints that the bridge may have actually collapsed in early 2008 and was then subsequently removed. Due to the huge amount of tree debris it is tough to determine if there is a span laying in the water.

Facts 

Overview
Lost through truss bridge over North River on 100th Avenue
Location
Warren County, Iowa
Status
Removed
History
Built 1900; removed 2008
Design
Through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 78.1 ft.
Total length: 114.2 ft.
Deck width: 13.5 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 12.2 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.46647, -93.61616   (decimal degrees)
41°27'59" N, 93°36'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/448546/4590725 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Scotch Ridge
Land survey
T. 77 N., R. 24 W., Sec. 22
Inventory numbers
IA 335310 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 14636 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of November 2017)
Sufficiency rating: 15 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • October 3, 2014: Updated by Kevin Skow: Added year of demolition
  • July 22, 2011: Updated by Jason Smith: This bridge has been removed

Sources 

  • Jason Smith - flensburg [dot] bridgehunter [dot] av [at] googlemail [dot] com
  • Kevin Skow - weatherbum [at] hotmail [dot] com