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Mineral Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Jason Smith in August 2011

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BH Photo #218376

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Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Mineral Creek on Mineral Creek Drive
Location
Allamakee County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1915
Builders
- Des Moines Bridge & Iron Co./Works of Des Moines, Iowa
- Iowa State Highway Commission of Ames, Iowa
Design
Riveted, 5-panel Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 44.9 ft.
Total length: 46.9 ft.
Deck width: 16.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.39740, -91.50899   (decimal degrees)
43°23'51" N, 91°30'32" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/620744/4806026 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Dorchester
Land survey
T. 99 N., R. 6 W., Sec. 13
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
15
Inventory numbers
IA 62890 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 12801 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of December 2012)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 92 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • December 27, 2020: Updated by Josh Schmid: NBI and GSV indicate bridge was replaced in 2013
  • January 25, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Des Moines Bridge & Iron Works"
  • October 24, 2011: New photos from Jason Smith
  • April 5, 2010: Updated by J.R. Manning: Updated Road Name

Sources 

  • J.R. Manning - thekitchenguy [at] sbcglobal [dot] net
  • Jason Smith - flensburg [dot] bridgehunter [dot] av [at] googlemail [dot] com
  • Josh Schmid