Rating:
4 votes

305th Street Lime Creek Bridge

Photos 

305th Street Bridge

View looking east

Photo taken by Dave King

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BH Photo #255036

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Lime Creek on 305th Street
Location
Buchanan County, Iowa
Status
Intact but closed to all traffic
History
Built 1910
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 80.1 ft.
Total length: 81.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.4 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 11.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.35071, -91.96650   (decimal degrees)
42°21'03" N, 91°57'59" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/585121/4689233 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cheney
Land survey
T. 87 N., R. 10 W., Sec. 13
Inventory numbers
IA 81560 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 12939 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 12/2015)
Deck condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 0.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
15

Update Log 

  • April 26, 2017: Updated by Kevin Skow: Update based on Aerial Imagery: Bridge is closed.
  • March 31, 2015: Updated by Dave King: Added category "5-panel truss"
  • June 3, 2013: Updated by Dave King: Changed date to specific year
  • May 31, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "A-frame portal", "Pin-connected"
  • May 31, 2013: Updated by Dave King: Added Photos
  • January 23, 2012: Updated by Jason Smith: This bridge is a Pratt through truss bridge
  • April 12, 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
  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Kevin Skow - weatherbum [at] hotmail [dot] com