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Skinner Creek Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Skinner Creek on Sumac Avenue (Sumac Ave)
Location
Monona County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1900; Replaced 2008
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 49.9 ft.
Total length: 99.1 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.99284, -95.73014   (decimal degrees)
41°59'34" N, 95°43'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/273862/4652586 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Dunlap NW
Land survey
T. 83 N., R. 42 W., Sec. 21
Inventory numbers
IA 249850 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 14088 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1900 (920)
Built during 1900s (7,340)
Iowa (6,545)
Lost (25,265)
Lost 2008 (351)
Lost during 2000s (4,207)
Monona County, Iowa (40)
Owned by county (20,943)
Pony truss (16,312)
Replaced by new bridge (17,007)
Span length 25-50 feet (15,738)
Structurally deficient (14,040)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,603)
Truss (33,136)
Wooden deck (6,086)

Update Log 

  • October 29, 2015: Updated by Kevin Skow: Updated status based on satellite imagery: Bridge has been replaced

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