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North Fork Long Creek Bridge

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North Fork Long Creek Bridge

View from the south end of Quince Avenue looking north

Photo taken by Dave King August 13, 2013

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BH Photo #267827

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Facts 

Overview
Queenpost pony truss bridge over North Fork Long Creek on Quince Avenue
Location
Washington County, Iowa
Status
Closed to all traffic
History
Built 1903
Design
Pinned Queenpost pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 44.0 ft.
Total length: 46.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.32668, -91.63908   (decimal degrees)
41°19'36" N, 91°38'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/613889/4575915 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Washington
Land survey
T. 75 N., R. 7 W., Sec. 2
Inventory numbers
IA 336330 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 14678 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1903 (515)
Built during 1900s (6,710)
Closed (2,541)
Iowa (6,149)
Owned by county (19,677)
Pin-connected (3,654)
Pony truss (15,533)
Queenpost truss (235)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,709)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,562)
Truss (30,874)
Washington County, Iowa (104)
Wooden deck (5,988)

Update Log 

  • July 13, 2014: Updated by Fmiser: Removed category "Pinned", as it was already in category "pin-connected"
  • April 19, 2014: Updated by Dave King: Added category "pin-connected"
  • October 6, 2013: New photos from Dave King

Sources 

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