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Chelsea Bridge (1907)

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Pony truss bridge over Iowa River on T Ave
Location
Tama County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1907; Piers undermined during flooding 1917
Builder
- Indiana Bridge Co. of Muncie, Indiana
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 50.0 ft.
Total length: 100.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.90627, -92.39453   (decimal degrees)
41°54'23" N, 92°23'40" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/550217/4639546 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Chelsea
Inventory number
BH 72734 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1907 (723)
Built during 1900s (7,437)
Indiana Bridge Co. (139)
Iowa (6,625)
Iowa River (133)
Lost (26,401)
Lost 1918 (34)
Lost during 1910s (555)
Owned by county (21,234)
Pony truss (16,571)
Replaced by new bridge (17,891)
Span length 50-75 feet (10,259)
Tama County, Iowa (105)
Total length 100-125 feet (5,257)
Truss (33,900)

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