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Lane Bridge

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Overview
Through truss bridge over Upper Iowa River on Hartley Drive
Location
Allamakee County, Iowa
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1916: removed summer 2007
Design
Through truss with A-frame portal bracing, built using Iowa Highway Standards
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 140.1 ft.
Total length: 142.1 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 12.0 ft.
Also called
Upper Iowa River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.43658, -91.36839   (decimal degrees)
43°26'12" N, 91°22'06" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/632045/4810591 (zone/easting/northing)
Land survey
T. 100 N., R. 4 W., Sec. 31
USGS topographic map
New Albin
Inventory numbers
IA 63100 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 12808 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 11/1997)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 13.7 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1997)
100

Update Log 

  • November 8, 2010: New Street View added by Jason Smith
  • April 5, 2010: Updated by J.R. Manning: Updated GPS and Road Name
  • January 12, 2010: Updated by Jason Smith: Name: Lane Bridge
  • June 11, 2008: Updated by Max Johnson

Sources 

  • Jason Smith - JDSmith77 [at] gmx [dot] net
  • J.R. Manning - thekitchenguy [at] sbcglobal [dot] net

Comments 

Upper Iowa River Bridge
Posted June 10, 2008, by Jessica Stark (blondehottie52160 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

This bridge was taken apart summer of 2007. My grandfather's family has lived next to it for 3 generations now. Very sad time when it was removed.