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Baldwin Creek Bridge

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Baldwin Creek on Dixon Avenue
Location
Cedar County, Iowa
Status
Replaced with a culvert
History
Built 1912
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 49.9 ft.
Total length: 53.2 ft.
Deck width: 15.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.83091, -91.30742   (decimal degrees)
41°49'51" N, 91°18'27" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Quadrangle map:
Cedar Bluff
Land survey
T. 81 N., R. 4 W., Sec. 15
Inventory numbers
IA 104220 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13074 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1912 (814)
Built during 1910s (9,540)
Cedar County, Iowa (77)
Iowa (6,375)
Lost (24,054)
Owned by county (20,545)
Pony truss (16,065)
Replaced by new bridge (16,057)
Span length 25-50 feet (15,442)
Structurally deficient (14,698)
Total length 50-75 feet (9,180)
Truss (32,407)

Update Log 

  • February 6, 2012: Updated by Jason Smith: This bridge was replaced with a culvert

Sources 

  • Jason Smith - flensburg [dot] bridgehunter [dot] av [at] googlemail [dot] com