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120th Street Bridge

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over an unnamed creek on 120th Street
Location
Van Buren County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1915; Replaced 2006 by culvert
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 38.1 ft.
Total length: 40.0 ft.
Deck width: 16.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.87192, -92.05926   (decimal degrees)
40°52'19" N, 92°03'33" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/579270/4524964 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Douds
Land survey
T. 70 N., R. 10 W., Sec. 7
Inventory numbers
IA 329530 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 14586 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1915 (1,247)
Built during 1910s (9,832)
Iowa (6,670)
Lost (26,753)
Lost 2006 (366)
Lost during 2000s (4,308)
Owned by county (21,283)
Pony truss (16,665)
Replaced by new bridge (18,148)
Span length 25-50 feet (15,957)
Structurally deficient (13,379)
Total length 25-50 feet (11,354)
Truss (34,159)
Van Buren County, Iowa (83)

Update Log 

  • August 3, 2013: Updated by Dave King: Updated status: replaced 2006

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com