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West Fork Nodaway River Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Kevin Skow

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BH Photo #295145

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Camelback through truss bridge over West Fork Nodaway River on 300th Street
Location
Adair County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1949
Builder
- Iowa State Highway Commission of Ames, Iowa
Design
Riveted Camelback through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 157.2 ft.
Total length: 244.1 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 13.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.21560, -94.65140   (decimal degrees)
41°12'56" N, 94°39'05" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/361565/4564006 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bridgewater
Land survey
T. 74 N., R. 33 W., Sec. 16
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
30
Inventory numbers
IA 55380 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 12764 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of June 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 20.1 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • 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

Comments 

West Fork Nodaway River Bridge
Posted September 22, 2014, by Tony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Wonderful photos Kevin!

Please contact the webmaster for an editors account so you can post them directly to the bridge page!

West Fork Nodaway River Bridge
Posted September 22, 2014, by Kevin Skow (weatherbum [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Photos taken in May 2014

Webmaster's note: The photos that were here have been incorporated into the main site.