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County Line Buff Creek/Big Slough Creek Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Pony truss bridge over v on Louisa-Washington Road (County Line Road)
Location
Louisa County, Iowa, and Washington County, Iowa
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1896; Removed
Design
Queenpost pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 40.0 ft.
Total length: 41.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.22389, -91.48588   (decimal degrees)
41°13'26" N, 91°29'09" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/626910/4564716 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Winfield North
Land survey
T. 74 N., R. 5 W., Sec. 7
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
10
Inventory numbers
IA 224210 (Iowa bridge number)
IA 335575 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13868 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2012)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 18.9 (out of 100)
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Categories 

19th Century (7,954)
Built 1896 (281)
Built during 1890s (3,077)
Iowa (6,670)
Lost (26,809)
Louisa County, Iowa (79)
One-lane traffic (7,665)
Owned by county (21,291)
Pony truss (16,671)
Queenpost truss (286)
Span length 25-50 feet (15,961)
Total length 25-50 feet (11,354)
Truss (34,202)
Washington County, Iowa (135)
Wooden deck (6,108)

Update Log 

  • November 20, 2021: Updated by Luke: Merged Washington County NBI data
  • March 14, 2015: Updated by Dave King: Updated status: Removed
  • October 11, 2012: Updated by Jason Smith: This bridge is closed to all traffic

Sources 

  • Jason Smith - flensburg [dot] bridgehunter [dot] av [at] googlemail [dot] com
  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Luke