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Hemlock Road Bridge

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Overview
Lost through truss bridge over an unnamed creek on Hemlock Road
Location
Clayton County, Iowa
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1947; replaced 1999
Design
Through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 24.9 ft.
Total length: 26.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.4 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 12.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.80000, -91.30833   (decimal degrees)
42°47'60" N, 91°18'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/638332/4739993 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Littleport
Land survey
T. 92 N., R. 4 W., Sec. 10
Inventory numbers
IA 118830 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13186 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1947 (273)
Built during 1940s (3,899)
Clayton County, Iowa (95)
Iowa (6,191)
Lost (22,234)
Lost 1999 (420)
Lost during 1990s (3,846)
Owned by county (20,045)
Span length under 25 feet (6,521)
Structurally deficient (15,860)
Through truss (14,024)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,704)
Truss (31,212)

Update Log 

  • May 4, 2010: Updated by J.R. Manning: Added GPS Coordinates

Sources 

  • J.R. Manning - thekitchenguy [at] sbcglobal [dot] net