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North Turkey Creek Bridge

Photos 

Looking North at replacement bridge

Photo taken by Daniel Barnes in January 2018

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BH Photo #417071

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pony truss bridge over North Turkey Creek on Pinewood Avenue
Location
Adair County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1915
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 69.9 ft.
Total length: 74.2 ft.
Deck width: 19.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.42049, -94.41410   (decimal degrees)
41°25'14" N, 94°24'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/381829/4586402 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Rosserdale
Land survey
T. 77 N., R. 31 W., Sec. 34
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
20
Inventory numbers
IA 57980 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 12755 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of May 2013)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 39 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Adair County, Iowa (49)
Built 1915 (1,169)
Built during 1910s (9,240)
Iowa (6,188)
Lost (22,231)
Owned by county (20,045)
Pony truss (15,690)
Replaced by new bridge (14,829)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,601)
Structurally deficient (15,861)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,972)
Truss (31,211)

Update Log 

  • January 28, 2018: New photos 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