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Buffalo Creek Bridge

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Buffalo Creek on York Avenue
Location
Buchanan County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1909
Design
Through truss
Dimensions
Span length: 89.0 ft.
Total length: 89.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 12.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.36655, -91.61718   (decimal degrees)
42°21'60" N, 91°37'02" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/613863/4691400 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Coggon
Land survey
T. 87 N., R. 7 W., Sec. 12
Inventory numbers
IA 80820 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 12931 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Buchanan County, Iowa (97)
Built 1909 (720)
Built during 1900s (6,799)
Iowa (6,191)
Lost (22,269)
Owned by county (20,054)
Replaced by new bridge (14,857)
Span length 75-100 feet (6,178)
Through truss (14,046)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,372)
Truss (31,236)
Wooden deck (6,003)

Update Log 

  • May 25, 2012: Updated by Jason Smith: This bridge has been replaced
  • April 12, 2010: Updated by J.R. Manning: Updated Road Name

Sources 

  • J.R. Manning - thekitchenguy [at] sbcglobal [dot] net
  • Jason Smith - flensburg [dot] bridgehunter [dot] av [at] googlemail [dot] com