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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
Closed-spandrel 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
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
40
Inventory numbers
IA 77630 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 12903 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2018)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 43.9 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Arch (12,173)
Boone County, Iowa (111)
Built 1915 (1,233)
Built during 1910s (9,677)
Closed-spandrel arch (4,034)
Concrete inset railing (447)
Deck arch (11,410)
Iowa (6,530)
Open (39,987)
Owned by county (20,859)
Span length 25-50 feet (15,711)
Total length 25-50 feet (11,215)

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