Rating:
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H Avenue Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Dave Darby

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BH Photo #335911

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned pratt through truss bridge over Big Bear Creek on H Avenue
Location
Iowa County, Iowa
Status
Abandoned, deck partially burned
History
Abandoned 1973
Design
Pratt through truss
Also called
Ghost Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.75068, -92.16207   (decimal degrees)
41°45'02" N, 92°09'43" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/569665/4622434 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Ladora
Inventory number
BH 68947 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Abandoned (3,345)
Iowa (6,190)
Iowa County, Iowa (86)
Pin-connected (3,697)
Pratt through truss (5,019)
Pratt truss (8,766)
Through truss (14,074)
Truss (31,260)
Wooden deck (6,000)

Update Log 

  • May 15, 2019: Updated by Luke: Added exact abandonment date
  • August 19, 2015: Added by Luke using information provided by Dave Darby

Sources 

Comments 

H Avenue Bridge
Posted August 19, 2015, by Kevin Skow (weatherbum [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Nice find!