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Benton County Field Bridge

Benton County Field Bridge

Primary Photographer(s): Nathan Holth

Bridge Documented: August 10, 2013

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Key Facts

Facility Carried / Feature Intersected
Field Access Over Branch Buckeye Creek
Location
Rural: Benton County, Iowa: United States
Construction Date and Builder / Engineer
By Builder/Contractor: Unknown

Technical Facts

Rehabilitation Date
Not Available or Not Applicable
Main Span Length
Not Available
Structure Length
Not Available
Roadway Width
Not Available
Spans
1 Main Span(s)
NBI Number
Not Applicable

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Bridge Documentation

This is a small pony truss that sits abandoned in a field. Its abutments appear to be failing at one end as the bridge is not sitting level and appears to be slowly collapsing at one end. The bridge appears to retain good historic integrity. The abutments are the only thing that appears to be a problem, the bridge itself looks like if it were redecked and placed on new abutments it could have a new life easily.

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