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Pierson Creek Bridge

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Overview
Pony truss bridge over Pierson Creek on 150th Street
Location
Woodbury County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1915
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 70.9 ft.
Total length: 117.1 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.48967, -95.80241   (decimal degrees)
42°29'23" N, 95°48'09" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/269690/4707952 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Correctionville
Land survey
T. 89 N., R. 42 W., Sec. 33
Inventory numbers
IA 354690 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 14777 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1915 (1,168)
Built during 1910s (9,226)
Iowa (6,177)
Lost (22,103)
Owned by county (19,990)
Pony truss (15,663)
Replaced by new bridge (14,756)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,577)
Structurally deficient (15,911)
Total length 100-125 feet (4,970)
Truss (31,114)
Woodbury County, Iowa (70)

Update Log 

  • April 5, 2012: Updated by Jason Smith: This bridge has been replaced

Sources 

  • Jason Smith - flensburg [dot] bridgehunter [dot] av [at] googlemail [dot] com