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Silver Creek Bridge

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Overview
Pony truss bridge over Silver Creek on CR B53 (420th Street)
Location
Palo Alto County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1925; rehabilitated 1976
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 40.0 ft.
Total length: 44.0 ft.
Deck width: 23.3 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.03885, -94.81139   (decimal degrees)
43°02'20" N, 94°48'41" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/352447/4766721 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Ayrshire
Land survey
T. 95 N., R. 34 W., Sec. 24
Inventory numbers
IA 269550 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 14209 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1925 (1,291)
Built during 1920s (10,086)
Iowa (6,625)
Lost (26,398)
Lost 2006 (364)
Lost during 2000s (4,295)
Owned by county (21,234)
Palo Alto County, Iowa (23)
Pony truss (16,571)
Replaced by new bridge (17,889)
Span length 25-50 feet (15,926)
Total length 25-50 feet (11,335)
Truss (33,898)

Update Log 

  • May 15, 2021: Updated by John Marvig: replaced

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