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Branch Iowa River Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Pony truss bridge over a branch of Iowa River on a local road
Location
Tama County, Iowa
Status
Demolished
History
Built ca. 1910; replaced in the 1990s or early 2000s
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 49.9 ft.
Total length: 53.2 ft.
Deck width: 14.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.07905, -92.66948   (decimal degrees)
42°04'45" N, 92°40'10" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Quadrangle map:
Garwin
Land survey
T. 84 N., R. 16 W., Sec. 24
Inventory numbers
IA 319360 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 14456 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built during 1910s (9,847)
Iowa (6,695)
Lost (26,863)
Owned by county (21,305)
Pony truss (16,683)
Span length 25-50 feet (15,964)
Structurally deficient (13,354)
Tama County, Iowa (108)
Total length 50-75 feet (9,417)
Truss (34,248)

Update Log 

  • April 27, 2015: Updated by Kevin Skow: Updated status based on satellite imagery; bridge has been replaced

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