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East Branch Salt Creek Bridge

Map 

Facts 

Note: The following information comes from the National Bridge Inventory and has not been verified.
Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over East Branch Salt Creek on a local road
Location
Tama County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1915; replaced 1992
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 40.0 ft.
Total length: 42.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.09365, -92.35728   (decimal degrees)
42°05'37" N, 92°21'26" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Quadrangle map:
Elberon
Land survey
T. 84 N., R. 13 W., Sec. 15
Inventory numbers
IA 318600 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 40681 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1915 (1,248)
Built during 1910s (9,847)
Iowa (6,694)
Lost (26,862)
Lost 1992 (462)
Lost during 1990s (4,073)
Pony truss (16,683)
Replaced by new bridge (18,232)
Span length 25-50 feet (15,964)
Tama County, Iowa (108)
Total length 25-50 feet (11,355)
Truss (34,247)

Update Log 

  • March 1, 2009: Added by James Baughn