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Beaver Creek Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Beaver Creek on B Avenue
Location
Crawford County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1907
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 75.1 ft.
Total length: 128.0 ft.
Deck width: 20.3 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.19653, -95.55892   (decimal degrees)
42°11'48" N, 95°33'32" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/288722/4674767 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Ricketts
Land survey
T. 85 N., R. 41 W., Sec. 12
Inventory numbers
IA 130890 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13226 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1907 (724)
Built during 1900s (7,422)
Crawford County, Iowa (98)
Iowa (6,611)
Lost (26,148)
Owned by county (21,168)
Pony truss (16,521)
Replaced by new bridge (17,688)
Span length 75-100 feet (6,519)
Structurally deficient (13,537)
Total length 125-175 feet (6,029)
Truss (33,702)
Wooden deck (6,103)

Update Log 

  • February 22, 2012: Updated by Jason Smith: This bridge has been replaced
  • May 5, 2010: Updated by J.R. Manning: Added Road Name

Sources 

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