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Brush Creek Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Pony truss bridge over Brush Creek on 120th Avenue
Location
Lucas County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1946; replaced 2008
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 36.1 ft.
Total length: 67.9 ft.
Deck width: 17.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.01841, -93.51838   (decimal degrees)
41°01'06" N, 93°31'06" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/456415/4540930 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Woodburn
Land survey
T. 72 N., R. 23 W., Sec. 21
Inventory numbers
IA 226610 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13885 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1946 (199)
Built during 1940s (3,889)
Iowa (6,176)
Lost (22,087)
Lost 2008 (328)
Lost during 2000s (4,024)
Lucas County, Iowa (70)
Owned by county (19,978)
Pony truss (15,661)
Replaced by new bridge (14,741)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,900)
Structurally deficient (15,942)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,959)
Truss (31,104)

Update Log 

  • May 2, 2015: Updated by Kevin Skow: Added lost date
  • March 14, 2015: Updated by Kevin Skow: Bridge no Longer Exists

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