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West Fork Nodaway River Bridge

Photos 

Photographed in May 2014

Photo taken by Kevin Skow

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BH Photo #295133

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Warren through truss bridge over West Fork Nodaway River on 290th Street
Location
Adair County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1949
Builder
- Iowa State Highway Commission of Ames, Iowa (Design)
Design
Riveted Polygonal Warren through truss with sub-panels
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 160.1 ft.
Total length: 248.0 ft.
Deck width: 21.7 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.23011, -94.65697   (decimal degrees)
41°13'48" N, 94°39'25" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/361129/4565625 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bridgewater
Land survey
T. 74 N., R. 33 W., Sec. 9
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
30
Inventory numbers
IA 55340 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 12763 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of June 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 48.6 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • March 23, 2015: Updated by Dave King: Added category "M-frame portal"
  • September 22, 2014: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added truss type
  • April 3, 2010: Updated by J.R. Manning: Updated Road Name

Sources 

  • J.R. Manning - thekitchenguy [at] sbcglobal [dot] net
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Kevin Skow - weatherbum [at] hotmail [dot] com