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South Turkey Creek Bridge

Photos 

Looking Northeast

Photo taken by Daniel Barnes in January 2018

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BH Photo #417044

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Branch South Turkey Creek on 170th Street
Location
Adair County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1949
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 89.9 ft.
Total length: 95.1 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.40320, -94.47514   (decimal degrees)
41°24'12" N, 94°28'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/376696/4584567 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Rosserdale
Land survey
T. 76 N., R. 32 W., Sec. 12
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
90
Inventory numbers
IA 56930 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 12761 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of June 2017)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 50.3 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Adair County, Iowa (49)
Built 1949 (385)
Built during 1940s (3,847)
Iowa (6,151)
Open (38,350)
Owned by county (19,733)
Pony truss (15,556)
Span length 75-100 feet (6,108)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,297)
Truss (30,952)
Wooden deck (5,990)

Update Log 

  • January 28, 2018: New photos from Daniel Barnes
  • April 12, 2010: Updated by J.R. Manning: Added name of facility crossed, updated name of bridge
  • April 3, 2010: Updated by J.R. Manning: Updated Road Name

Sources 

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