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Prairie Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Daniel Barnes in August 2017

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BH Photo #399561

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Arch bridge over Prairie Creek on U Avenue
Location
Boone County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1915
Design
Arch
Dimensions
Span length: 34.1 ft.
Total length: 34.1 ft.
Deck width: 19.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.10855, -93.77626   (decimal degrees)
42°06'31" N, 93°46'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/435821/4662119 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Boone East
Land survey
T. 84 N., R. 25 W., Sec. 4
Inventory numbers
IA 77630 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 12903 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 05/2014)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 45.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
40

Categories 

Arch (11,190)
Boone County, Iowa (105)
Built 1915 (1,130)
Built during 1910s (8,744)
Concrete inset railing (387)
Iowa (5,781)
Open (36,528)
Owned by county (18,846)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,549)
Structurally deficient (18,407)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,838)

Update Log 

  • August 10, 2017: New photos from Daniel Barnes
  • February 19, 2010: Updated by J.R. Manning: Updated bridge data

Sources 

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