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Driveway Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Benjamin Cole

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BH Photo #197095

Map 

Description 

Used to span culvert for private drive way

Facts 

Overview
Kingpost pony truss bridge over Martha Creek on driveway
Location
Winneshiek County, Iowa
Status
Open to private traffic
History
Built ?
Builder
- R.D. Wheaton & Co. of Chicago, Illinois
Design
Kingpost pony truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.41457, -91.97392   (decimal degrees)
43°24'52" N, 91°58'26" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/583069/4807365 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bluffton
Inventory number
BH 48597 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Historic Bridge Weekend 2013 (145)
Iowa (6,177)
Kingpost truss (154)
Open (38,092)
Owned privately (1,497)
Pony truss (15,662)
R.D. Wheaton & Co. (4)
Truss (31,109)
Winneshiek County, Iowa (89)

Update Log 

  • September 14, 2014: Updated by Luke: Added builder
  • March 13, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added creek name, fixed some info
  • April 11, 2011: Added by Benjamin Cole

Sources 

  • Benjamin Cole - mountainjam99 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Luke
  • Historicbridges.org - by Nathan Holth