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Elm Avenue Bridge

Photo 

Provided courtesy of the Washington County GIS System; Used under Fair Use

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BH Photo #487785

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned pony truss bridge over West Fork Crooked Creek on Elm Avenue
Location
Washington County, Iowa
Status
Abandoned; Sitting on the bank.
History
Built 1893
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 54.1 ft.
Total length: 83.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.36402, -91.86862   (decimal degrees)
41°21'50" N, 91°52'07" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/594626/4579785 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory numbers
IA 337340 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 91728 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (7,707)
Abandoned (3,748)
Built 1893 (219)
Built during 1890s (3,021)
Iowa (6,557)
Owned by county (20,987)
Pony truss (16,364)
Span length 50-75 feet (10,151)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,615)
Truss (33,276)
Washington County, Iowa (132)

Update Log 

  • December 28, 2020: New photo from Luke

Sources 

  • Luke