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Nine Mile Creek Bridge

Photo 

New Bridge

Photo taken by Daniel Barnes in November 2017

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BH Photo #409142

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Nine Mile Creek on Delta Avenue
Location
Adair County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1948
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 64.0 ft.
Deck width: 18.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.32892, -94.64259   (decimal degrees)
41°19'44" N, 94°38'33" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/362542/4576572 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Fontanelle SW
Land survey
T. 75 N., R. 33 W., Sec. 3
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
60
Inventory numbers
IA 56220 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 12748 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of May 2015)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 43.2 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Adair County, Iowa (49)
Built 1948 (377)
Built during 1940s (3,892)
Iowa (6,177)
Lost (22,103)
Owned by county (19,979)
Pony truss (15,662)
Replaced by new bridge (14,756)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,576)
Structurally deficient (15,912)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,959)
Truss (31,109)

Update Log 

  • November 2, 2017: New photo from Daniel Barnes
  • April 3, 2010: Updated by J.R. Manning: Updated Road Name

Sources 

  • J.R. Manning - thekitchenguy [at] sbcglobal [dot] net
  • Daniel Barnes