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235th Street Bridge

Photos 

Looking East

Photo taken by Daniel Barnes in May 2017

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BH Photo #392544

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Kemp Creek on 235th Street
Location
Adams County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1940; rehabilitated 1981
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 68.9 ft.
Total length: 69.9 ft.
Deck width: 18.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.96931, -94.83384   (decimal degrees)
40°58'10" N, 94°50'02" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/345696/4536969 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Brooks
Land survey
T. 71 N., R. 35 W., Sec. 12
Inventory numbers
IA 59240 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 12770 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 03/2014)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 37.5 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
25

Categories 

Adams County, Iowa (33)
Built during 1940s (3,612)
Iowa (5,823)
Open (36,888)
Owned by county (18,920)
Pony truss (15,080)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,012)
Structurally deficient (18,550)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,524)
Truss (29,545)
Wooden deck (5,873)

Update Log 

  • May 25, 2017: New photos from Daniel Barnes
  • April 12, 2010: Updated by J.R. Manning: Added name of facility crossed

Sources 

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