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Victor Avenue Bridge

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Victor Avenue Bridge

View from the north end looking south.

Photo taken by Dave King; Taken July 8, 2013

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BH Photo #259306

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Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over South Fork Maquoketa River on Victor Avenue
Location
Buchanan County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1911
Design
Pony truss
8' Clearance
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 47.9 ft.
Total length: 48.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.4 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 8.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.62011, -91.66724   (decimal degrees)
42°37'12" N, 91°40'02" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/609298/4719490 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lamont
Land survey
T. 90 N., R. 7 W., Sec. 10
Inventory numbers
IA 83330 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 12955 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 01/2015)
Deck condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 17.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
40

Update Log 

  • January 29, 2017: Updated by Luke: Replaced per aerial imagery
  • July 24, 2013: Updated by Don Morrison: specified design type to satisfy to do list
  • July 9, 2013: New photos from Dave King

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Don Morrison
  • Luke