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Eagle Creek Bridge

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Eagle Creek on Ida Avenue
Location
Wright County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1913; replaced 2006
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 52.2 ft.
Total length: 52.2 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.67915, -93.81425   (decimal degrees)
42°40'45" N, 93°48'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/433287/4725507 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Holmes
Land survey
T. 91 N., R. 25 W., Sec. 21
Inventory numbers
IA 357680 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 14805 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1913 (923)
Built during 1910s (10,078)
Iowa (6,818)
Lost (30,053)
Lost 2006 (378)
Lost during 2000s (4,440)
Owned by county (21,724)
Pony truss (17,239)
Replaced by new bridge (20,456)
Span length 50-75 feet (10,551)
Structurally deficient (12,756)
Total length 50-75 feet (9,726)
Truss (36,814)
Wright County, Iowa (37)

Update Log 

  • May 13, 2015: Updated by Kevin Skow: Updated status based on satellite imagery. This bridge has been replaced.

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